The EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker 9 certification exam is a standalone certification from EC-Council with the exam code 312-50-v9. The exam is intended for security officers, auditors, security professionals, site administrators, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of the network infrastructure. The exam covers topics such as networking technologies, technical assessment methods, network topologies, cryptography, security policies, and so on.
|Where do I take the exam?||
The EC-Council 312-50-v9 exam is administered by Prometric and Pearson.
|What is the format of the exam?||The exam consists of multiple choice questions.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||While there are no official pre-requisites for the CEH v9 certification, both EC-Council and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidates have attended the CEH class before enrolling into CEH Program and learn how to conduct ethical hacking. If you are not taking the CEH training, you have to fill exam eligibility form before taking the exam.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 125 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||240 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||70%|
|What is the exam's retake policy?||For first retake no waiting required, for second retake 14 days waiting required after the second attempt and same 14 days waiting is required till 4th retake. For 5th retake, 1 year waiting is required and if a person clears the exam he/she is not allowed to retake the exam.|
|What is the validity of the certification?||The candidates are required to earn EC-Council Continuing Education Credits (ECE) to maintain the certification. Click here for more information.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the CEH-V9, click here.|
|Which certification covers this exam?|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
An EC-Council CEH 9 Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: