EC-Council was honored at the 13th
Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE) by the
United States National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on
National Security Systems (CNSS) when its Certified Ethical Hacker
(CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Disaster
Recovery Professional (EDRP), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)
and Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT) courseware was certified to
have met the 4012 (Senior System Managers), 4013A (System
Administrators), 4014 (Information Systems Security Officers), 4015
(Systems Certifiers) and 4016 (Information Security Risk Analyst)
training standards for information security professionals in the
federal government. The CNSS is a federal government entity under
the U.S. Department of Defense that providesprocedures and guidance
for the protection of national security systems.
Candidates who complete the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA) or Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT) certification will also have that extra credential meeting the requirements of the respective CNSS 4011-4016 Federal Security Certification Training Standards.
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) program is formally integrated
into the certification for United States Department of Defense (DoD)
Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program. CEH is now required
for the DoD’s computer network defenders (CND’s) – CND Analyst, CND
Infrastructor Support, CND Incident Responder, and CND Auditor.
The CND groups protect, monitor, analyze, detect and respond to unauthorized activity within DoD information system and computer networks. With this directive, military service, contractors, and foreign employees across all job descriptions must show 100-percent compliance with the new Certified Ethical Hacker training requirement by 2011.
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Computer Hacking Forensic
Investigator (CHFI) programs have been accepted into National Infocomm
Competency Framework (NICF) Infocomm professionals competency
requirement list. In addition to the inclusion, Infocomm professionals
training to be certified for the EC-Council programs at NICF accredited
training centers, will be entitled to receive partial funding from
Critical Infocomm Technology Resource Program (CITREP) upon
NICF determines the skills and competencies; and develops training strategies for Infocomm professionals to build a niche Infocomm workforce in Singapore. CITREP is a training incentive program that assists Infocomm professionals with funding to gain recognized and specialized skills.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has included EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA) under its GI Bill for the reimbursement of test fees for veterans and other eligible persons in accordance with the provisions of PL 106-4
The Malaysian Military Cyber Security Warfare Department (KOMLEK) has stipulated their military professionals to be CEH & CHFI Certified as part of their Cyber Warfare Training Program (CPS).