Recent cyber-attacks like ransomware and other cybersecurity threats forced various organizations to look for certified ethical hackers to penetrate networks and computer systems so that they find and fix security vulnerabilities. A white hat hacker, or ethical hacker, uses penetration testing techniques to test an organization’s IT security. IT security staff then uses the results of such penetration tests to remediate vulnerabilities, strengthen security and lower an organization’s risk factors.

CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) Certification helps you in recognizing vulnerabilities and weaknesses within an organization or business’ network. The only difference is that instead of exploiting these security gaps, you will use the knowledge to safeguard an organization or business network and patch if there are any potential exposures. CEH certification program authenticates skills and knowledge of professional in 18 domains. CEH exam objectives are:

  • Sniffing
  • Enumeration
  • Cryptography
  • SQL Injection
  • System Hacking
  • Malware Threats
  • Denial of Service
  • Cloud Computing
  • Session Hijacking
  • Social Engineering
  • Scanning Networks
  • Hacking Web servers
  • Hacking Mobile Platforms
  • Hacking Web Applications
  • Hacking Wireless Networks
  • Introduction to Ethical Hacking
  • Footprinting and Reconnaissance
  • Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots

The certification offers an average annual salary of USD 89,000 and career prospects like:

  • Security Analyst
  • Security Engineer – Ethical Hacking

Want to become a Certified Ethical Hacker? Try uCertify CEH-v9 course and labs. The course covers the complete exam topics efficiently and provides you the necessary skills and knowledge. The course contains performance-based labs that simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any textbook, course & training. So, enroll in the course for the best results and boost up your career prospects with us.

 

uCertify offers you a chance to become a Microsoft MTA certified professional. The MTA: Networking Fundamentals Labs provide you hands-on expertise with the real-world experience. The performance-based labs are the unique and interactive feature offered here. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any textbook, course & training. This contains 30+ performance-based labs. The labs cover the exam objectives and improve your understanding of networking protocols and help you in implementing them. The labs are created to provide you the knowledge from the basic of networking concepts to the latest technology advancements. The labs provide you expertise in the areas like:

  • Installing RIP
  • Adding routes
  • Installing WINS Server
  • Installing DHCP Server
  • Configuring security zones
  • Installing Windows Virtual PC
  • Configuring RRAS as a NAT server
  • Adding a website to the trusted zone
  • Configuring Windows firewall settings

About The Exam

The Networking Fundamentals exam comes under the category of MTA certification. This is a standalone certification of Microsoft with the exam code 98-366. The exam utilizes the technologies like Windows Server 2008 and is designed to access the knowledge of fundamental networking concepts. The exam measures your skills in the following areas:

  • Understanding Network Hardware
  • Understanding Network Infrastructures
  • Understanding Protocols and Services

MTA certification is an entry-level training program designed to ensure proficiency and skills in technical knowledge. The MTA exam validates the expertise of professionals in the field of:

  • Security
  • Database
  • Networking
  • Web development
  • System administration
  • Windows development
  • Understanding the fundamentals of technical concept

The certification offers career prospects like Network Administrator, Computer Support Technician. This is globally demanded credential these days.

So, what are you waiting for? Enroll yourself in a uCertify course and pass the MTA certification exam in your first attempt.

 

uCertify offers Microsoft Office Access 2016 course for MOS certification. The LO-77-730: Microsoft Office Access 2016 course contains interactive lessons and test-preps that will help you pass the certification exam in your first attempt. The course offers hands-on experience and gives you the complete knowledge of the Microsoft Office Access 2016 technology.  The course provides skills from the basic of Microsoft Access to the latest technology changes. The course covers the following areas:

  • Using VBA
  • Using Forms
  • Joining Tables
  • Mastery Builders
  • Generating Reports
  • Using Data Validation
  • Managing Switchboards
  • Using Macros to Improve UI
  • Designing Relational Tables
  • Sharing Data across Applications
  • Organizing a Database for Efficiency

The course offers following resources:

  • 27+ Lessons
  • 121+ Quizzes
  • 120+ Flashcards
  • 2+ Full-length Tests
  • 33+ Pre-assessments
  • 33+ Post assessments

About The Exam

Microsoft Access 2016 exam provides you the basic knowledge of the application’s environment and fundamental database design principles. The exam gives the knowledge of the correct application of the basic characteristics of Access 2016, and they have the ability to create and maintain basic Access database objects, which includes data entry forms, tables, relationships, multi-level reports, and multi-table queries. The exam measures your skills in the following areas:

  • Build Tables
  • Create Forms
  • Create Queries
  • Create and Manage Database

The exam offers following career prospects:

  • Editor
  • Data Analyst
  • Office Professional

Getting the MOS certification will take you to the peer group of professionals and enhance your career in many ways. The certification offers an average salary of USD 16,000 or more per year.

Don’t wait to check out the latest course of uCertify for passing the certification exam and getting MOS certification.

uCertify is offering courses for CompTIA CSA+ Certification exam. The CS0-001: Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) is a complete course that will make you an expert of Cybersecurity. The course contains interactive lessons and performance-based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any textbook, course & training. The performance-based labs are the unique feature offered by uCertify that provide hands-on experience with real-world scenarios. The course efficiently covers the exam objectives and provides you critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats. The course covers the following topics:

  • Analyzing Log Data
  • Security Resources
  • Addressing Security
  • Assessing the Threat Landscape
  • Analyzing Post-Attack Techniques
  • Assessing Information Security Risk
  • Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence
  • Managing Vulnerabilities in an Organization
  • Implementing Penetration Testing to Evaluate Security
  • Responding and Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Analyzing Attacks on Computing and Network Environments

The course contains the following learning resources:

  • 17+ Lessons
  • 65+ Quizzes
  • 456+ Flashcards
  • 2+ Full-length Tests
  • 36+ Pre-assessments
  • 75+ Post assessments
  • 40+ Performance-based Labs

About The Exam

The CompTIA CSA+ certification is a globally trusted vendor-neutral credential that is supported and demanded by industries these days. The certification is designed for IT security analysts, vulnerability analysts, or threat intelligence analysts. The exam provides high earning potentials, the average salary offered after this certification is USD 90,120 per year. The exam validates your expertise in the following areas:

  • Threats and risks to an organization
  • Configuring and using threat detection tools
  • Securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization
  • Performing data analysis and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities

The certification offers many career prospects such as:

  • Security Analyst
  • Vulnerability Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Specialist
  • Threat Intelligence Analyst
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst

So, don’t wait to experience a new way of learning with uCertify courses and labs.

 

 

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The year 2017 proved to be a milestone for information security with more breaches, bigger losses, more coverage, and more jobs and opportunities for IT and programming professionals. According to a Cyber Seek report by the end of 2017, the number of Cybersecurity job openings in the USA stands at just over 285,000. Predictions say that this will continue in the year 2018 as well. Let’s check out the top three Cybersecurity certification for the year 2018:

CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Certification

ISC2 CISSP certification is an advanced-level credential designed to ensure skills and knowledge required for IT security professionals to engineer, implement, manage, and design the overall information security program to protect organizations from growing sophisticated attacks. The CISSP certification focuses on areas like Asset security, Security operations, Security engineering, Security and risk management, and Software development security.

CISM: Certified Information Security Manager Certification

ISACA CISM certification is a globally-recognized, expert-level credential designed for IS and IT professionals to develop and manage an information security program. The certification focuses on areas like Information Security Governance, Information Security Incident Management, Information Risk Management and Compliance, Information Security Program Development and Management.

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst

CompTIA‘s CSA+ certification is a vendor and technology neutral exam designed for IT security analysts, vulnerability analysts, or threat intelligence analysts to configure and use threat detection tools; perform data analysis; and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats, and risks to an organization with the end goal of securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization.s

uCertify offers courses for all three certification exams. The courses will help you pass the exam in your first attempt by imparting the required skills. The certification will enhance your career prospects that will help you scale the pinnacle of success.

Before going for CISSP certification, let’s explore the reasons you should go for this certification and the impact this certification would have on your career.

First Things First: What Is CISSP?

CISSP stands for Certified Information Systems
Security Professional. The credential is administered by ISC2. This certification is an advanced-level credential ideal for the IT security professionals with a minimum of four years of professional experience in the field of information security. The certification focuses on Access Control, Telecommunications and Network Security, Information Security Governance and Risk Management, Software Development Security, Cryptography, and many more.

The Reasons For The CISSP Certification

  1.   Immense Popularity

The CISSP credential is an admired certification for most professionals and is highly respected by a majority of large, global companies like Google, P&G, IBM, and many more. The CISSP certification demonstrates an individual’s working knowledge of information security and commitment to their profession. In 2017, there are 111,000 certified professionals worldwide, and two-thirds of them are from the USA.

  1. Career Prospects And Salaries

CISSP certification offers many career prospects and a high salary for the certified professionals. The average salary for the CISSP certified professionals is USD 121,729. The average salary for the CISSP certified professionals is as follows:

  • Security Engineer: USD 131,020
  • Security Architect, IT: USD 153,811
  • Information Security Officer: USD 140,874
  • Information Security Analyst: USD 116,694
  • Information Security Manager: USD 139,677
  1. Catapult your career

Information security is a critical aspect of any organization and with a CISSP credential, you may find their job evolving into something even bigger. Here are some threats that a CISSP certified professional combats:

  • Phishing Attacks: A fake web page is created mimicking real page to gather sensitive user information.
  • Close-in Attacks: Stealing data in close physical adjacency.
  • Exploit Attacks: Zero-day attack existing vulnerability in code exploited.

Check out the CISSP certification courses offered by uCertify. The courses fulfill all the three reasons and provide the complete coverage of exam objectives. So, get yourself enrolled in the courses for passing the certification exam in your attempt.

 

Pass the PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam by PMP: Project Management Professional v6 course and performance-based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any textbook, course & training. The course and labs focus on the objectives covered in the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam and provide skills required for Project Management.

The course covers the following areas of Project Management:

  • Creating the Project Charter
  • Developing the Project Scope Development
  • Creating the Project Schedule
  • Developing the Project Budget and Communicating the Plan
  • Risk Planning
  • Planning the Project Resources
  • Developing the Project Team
  • Conducting Procurements and Sharing Information
  • Measuring and Controlling Project Performance
  • Controlling Work Results
  • Closing the Project and Applying Project Responsibilities

The course offers the following resources:

  • 81+ Quizzes
  • 14+ Lessons
  • 75+ Flashcards
  • 239+ Exercises
  • 2+ Full-length Tests
  • 100+ Pre-assessments
  • 200+ Post assessments
  • 62+ Performance-based labs

About The Exam

PMP certification is industry-recognized, vendor-neutral credential designed for project managers. PMP certification recognizes the competence of an individual to perform in the role of a project manager, especially experience in leading and directing projects. As the demand for skilled project managers has increased, candidates who hold the PMP credential are well positioned to provide the professional skills necessary to lead project teams and achieve successful project results. PMP certification exam focuses on the five aspects of Project Management:

  1. Initiating
  2. Planning
  3. Executing
  4. Monitoring
  5. Controlling
  6. Closing

So, gear up to be a PMP certified professional with uCertify’s PMP: Project Management Professional v6 course and performance-based labs.

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uCertify is offering the course for CIW Database Design Specialist certification. 1D0-541 Database Design Specialist course and live-labs are one of them. The live-lab is a real computer equipment, networked together and conveniently accessible over the Internet using virtualization. The course and live-labs cover the objectives of the 1D0-541 exam. Live-labs are the unique feature offered by uCertify that provide you the real-world experience and enabled with auto-grading. The areas covered in the course are:

  • Normalization
  • Relational Algebra
  • Database Planning
  • Introduction to Database
  • Logical Database Design
  • Physical Database Design
  • Structured Query Language
  • Relational Database Fundamentals
  • Transactions and Database Security
  • Overview of Database Design Methodology

The course comes with the following resources:

  • 7+ Live-labs
  • 13+ Lessons
  • 460+ Quizzes
  • 62+ Flashcards
  • 282+ Exercises
  • 4+ Full-length Tests
  • 50+ Pre-assessments
  • 82+ Post assessments

About The Exam

The CIW Database Design Specialist course is an introductory vendor-neutral training for individuals planning to pursue product-focused database specialization. This exam covers various aspects of DB2, Oracle Database 11g, MS SQL, and MySQL. The exam objectives are as follows:

  • Data Models
  • Data Dictionaries
  • Relational Integrity
  • Database Languages  
  • Data Control Language
  • Data Definition Language
  • Data Manipulation Language
  • Retrieving Data from Relations
  • Creating statements using DDL
  • Forming commands using DML
  • Entities and Data Relationships
  • Using DCL to control the access

This certification offers the average salary of USD 71,382 and has many career prospects such as:

  • Enterprise developers
  • IT managers/directors
  • Application developers
  • Software programmers
  • Web development professionals

Grab the chance of getting the Database Design Specialist certification by passing the 1D0-541 exam with uCertify courses and labs.

Abraham Andresen has over 15+ years of experience in IT domain. He holds expertise in Networking, Network Security, Network Administration, Troubleshooting, and many more. He has earned 19 IT certifications namely: CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Server+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA A+, CCNA, CISSP, CCNP, SSCP, Windows Mobile Support Specialist, MCSE: Windows Server 2003 track, Microsoft Windows 7 Desktop Administrator, CEH, Cisco Certified Network Associate: Security, Blackberry Support Specialist, ITIL v3 Foundations, CREW Electronic Warfare Specialist, JNCIA, Certified White Hat Hacker (Advanced), Manager Development Course, Network Administrator Development Course.

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“I was granted the pleasure to review the Network + training curriculum offered by uCertify. As a Network Engineer and a Network + certified professional I can say with complete certainty that this training will prepare anyone willing to put in the effort for the CompTIA Network+ exam. The training documentation was deep and thorough, yet surprisingly easy to read.”

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