Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst

What is CTIA?

Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst (C|TIA) is designed and developed in collaboration with cybersecurity and threat intelligence experts across the globe to help organizations identify and mitigate business risks by converting unknown internal and external threats into known threats. It is a comprehensive, specialist-level program that teaches a structured approach for building effective threat intelligence.

Become a Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst

In the ever-changing threat landscape, C|TIA is an essential program for those who deal with cyber threats on a daily basis. Organizations today demand a professional-level cybersecurity threat intelligence analyst who can extract the intelligence from data by implementing various advanced strategies. Such professional-level programs can only be achieved when the core of the curricula maps with and is compliant to government and industry published threat intelligence frameworks.

C|TIA is a method-driven program that uses a holistic approach, covering concepts from planning the threat intelligence project to building a report to disseminating threat intelligence. These concepts are highly essential while building effective threat intelligence and, when used properly, can secure organizations from future threats or attacks.

Certification Target Audience

This program addresses all the stages involved in the Threat Intelligence Life Cycle. This attention to a realistic and futuristic approach makes C|TIA one of the most comprehensive threat intelligence certifications on the market today. This program provides the solid, professional knowledge that is required for a career in threat intelligence, and enhances your skills as a Threat Intelligence Analyst, increasing your employability. It is desired by most cybersecurity engineers, analysts, and professions from around the world and is respected by hiring authorities.

The purpose of the CTIA credential is to:

To enable individuals and organizations with the ability to prepare and run a threat intelligence program that allows 'evidence-based knowledge' and provides 'actionable advice' about 'existing and unknown threats'. To empower information security professionals with the skills to develop a professional, systematic, and repeatable real-life threat intelligence program.

To differentiate threat intelligence professionals from other information security professionals. For individuals: To provide an invaluable ability of structured threat intelligence to enhance skills and boost their employability. For more information on CTIA application process, please click here

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Exam Information

CTIA (Prefix 312-85) exam is available at the ECC Exam Center. EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates that do not comply with all EC-Council examination policies found here.

CTIA Exam Details

CTIA Exam Details
Exam Duration 2 Hours
Number of Questions 50
CTIA Blueprint

Clause: Age Requirements and Policies Concerning Minors

The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 18 years old.

If the candidate is under the age of 18, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center/EC-Council a written consent of their parent/legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institution of higher learning shall be considered.

Disclaimer: EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center in violation of their agreement with EC-Council. EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.