Why ethical hacking is a top career option in 2018?

Hacking has various meanings and a hacker is not always necessarily a bad person. There are three types of hackers- white hats, gray hats and black hats. While hacking may have negative implications, white hat hacking also offers lucrative career option for wannabe engineers and software professionals. Ethical hackers are the most sought after tech professionals in the […]

Knowing different types of hackers

By now everybody in the universe knows about hacking and data breaches but a very few know that there exist different types of hackers who do the different type of work. There are basically three types of hackers: white hats, black hats and grey hats. To understand these, let’s first know what a hacker is. A […]

Why We’re Encouraging Ethical Hackers to Try and Hack the Department of Homeland Security

Read Maggie Hassan, Rob Portman explain why Department of Homeland Security is encouraging ethical hackers to hack them on Time : From our personal devices to small businesses to government agencies and everything in between, we are seeing a growing number and complexity of cyber attacks that pose a threat to our public safety, our economy, […]

An ethical hacker can help you beat a malicious one

Read Georg Thomas’ article about how ethical hackers can help companies beat the cyber criminals on Business Standard The recent spate of cyber attacks on computer systems across the world shows how some organisations are not doing enough to protect their systems against malicious hackers. But if organisations had engaged the services of an ethical […]

Why ethical hacking is the top job of 2017

Read Alex Bennett explain why ethical hacking is the top job of 2017 on Beta News : 61 percent of UK businesses believe they will suffer from cyber crime in 2017, according to new research from Mimecast. These anxieties are justified: two thirds of large UK businesses were targeted by cyber criminals last year. As […]

Ethical hackers on the frontline, keeping your home safe from cyber-attacks

Read Desmond Ng explain how ethical hackers are working behind the scenes to protect our businesses and homes from cyber criminals on Channel News Asia : It is not just computer systems and national infrastructure that are vulnerable to cyber-attacks. The emerging Internet of Things (IOT) – where devices such as smart watches, handphones and even […]

Ethics And Hacking: What You Need To Know

The term hacking gets bandied about a great deal in both the industry and in the media. Some stories carry the image of bored tweens, building skills while bragging about tearing up someone else’s hard work. Other stories talk more about offshore groups using server farms to mass phish for information. Read all you need […]

Ethical hackers: A question of choice

Read Greg Masters take a look at ethical hackers and what future holds for them on SC Magazine. It seemed like an anomaly in August 2016 when news broke that a group of security researchers at MedSec, a Miami-based startup cybersecurity research firm focused on the health care industry, brought their findings of a security […]

Everything You Need To Know About Pen Testing

Read Duncan Macrae explain everything you need to know about pentesting on Tech Week Europe : The main aim of penetration testing is to identify technical vulnerabilities in IT and communications systems that could leave your organisation open to attack should they be exploited by a potential threat actor – from a disgruntled employee or […]

How to be or find a skilled pen tester

Read  Kacy Zurkus’ opinion piece on how companies to find a skilled pentester on CSO Online : Unfortunately, if a criminal wants access to a network, he will find a way in. A claim which many now accept as fact as evidence by the hackneyed expression, “It’s not if but when.” Read her full article […]