Advanced and Technical IT Security Training at Hacker Halted in Miami, Florida

Hacker Halted, presented by EC-Council ( and held in Miami, Florida,will offer internationally recognized IT security certification and technical training workshops
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Miami, FL ( July 8, 2011 - Miami,Florida Hacker Halted, presented by EC-Council ( and held in Miami, Florida, will offer internationally recognized IT security certification and technical training workshops, including: the Department of Defense-accepted Certified Ethical Hacker, highly advanced programs offered by EC-Council's new Center for Advanced Security Training (CAST); as well as other industry leading programs such as the (ISC2)'s CISSP and CSSLP, and CompTIA's Security+.

MIAMI, FL - Hacker Halted will be hosting its largest ever academy for IT security training at the premier information security training in Miami this October. Popularly known as Hacker Halted Academy, it will provide 17 training courses, ranging from Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) to digital mobile forensics, over a four-day period (October 21-24) prior to the start of the Hacker Halted conference on October 25th. All the advanced security training workshops will be led by leading information security experts, many of whom are industry practitioners.

Hacker Halted Academy's training offerings will include:

*EC-Council Certification Training:
* Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) v7
* Certified Security Analyst / Licensed Penetration Tester (ECSA/LPT)
* Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
* Certified Incident Handler (ECIH)
*Center of Advanced Security Training (CAST):
* Advanced Penetration Testing
* Digital Mobile Forensics Deep Dive
* Advanced Application Security
* Advanced Network Defense
* Cryptography Deep Dive
*Training Offered by Strategic Partners:
* Advanced VoIP: Securing UC Networks (provided by Global Knowledge)
* Hacking Web 2.0 Applications (Securing Ajax, RIA & SOA) (provided by Bluefly Inc.)
* Wireless & Bluetooth Hacking 101 (provided by TelSpace)
* Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) (provided by ISC2)
* Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) (provided by ISC2)
* SAP Security In Depth (provided by Onapsis)
* CompTIA Security+ (provided by Training Camp)
* Crimeware Attribution (provided by Sean Bodmer)

"We are excited to have such a high quality suite of information security training workshops led by different subject matter experts. Hacker Halted Academy will be the ideal platform for one to acquire cutting edge skills and essential knowledge required to combat today's IT security challenges," said Leonard Chin, conference director for Hacker Halted USA.

Following Hacker Halted Academy is the three-day Hacker Halted Conference, taking place from October 25-27. This world recognized information security conference includes an all-star lineup of the security industry's finest, featuring experts such as Bruce Schneier, Philippe Courtot, George Kurtz, Barnaby Jack, Moxie Marlinspike, Jeremiah Grossman, Charlie Miller, Anton Chuvakin, among others.

For more information about Hacker Halted or Hacker Halted Academy, please visit:


Hacker Halted is EC-Council's premier global information security conference series, dedicated to raising international awareness towards increased education and ethics in information security. Hacker Halted is a vendor neutral platform that provides CXOs and senior IT security professionals with the opportunity to assess best practices in acquiring, implementing, managing, and measuring information security. Hacker Halted provides EC-Council certification training, including the renowned Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) program (a recently accepted certification of DoD Directive 8570.01M Change 2). Since 2004, Hacker Halted has been held in Miami, Myrtle Beach, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Dubai, Mexico City, Cairo, Taipei, Guangzhou, and Tokyo. More information about Hacker Halted is available at


The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in cybersecurity and e-commerce. It is the owner and developer of 20 security certifications, including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and Certified Security Analyst /Licensed Penetration Tester (ECSA/LPT). EC-Council has trained over 90,000 security professionals and certified more than 40,000 members through different internationally recognized IT security training programs. Its certification programs are offered by over 450 training centers across 87 countries. These certifications are recognized worldwide and have received endorsements from various government agencies including the U.S. Department of Defense via DoD 8570.01-M, the Montgomery GI Bill, National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS). EC-Council also operates EC-Council University and the global series of Hacker Halted information security conferences. The global organization is headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. More information about EC-Council is available at


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