EC - Council

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    EC-Council (International Council of E-Commerce Consultants) is a cyber security technical certification body. The Company is the owner and developer of the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (C|HFI), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), and License Penetration Testing (Practical) programs. It also offers training courses for information security professionals.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2007
    HQAlbuquerque, US
    Websiteeccouncil.org
    Employee Ratings4

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)806
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore

    Key People/Management at EC - Council

    Jay Bavisi

    Jay Bavisi

    CEO, EC-Council Group & Chairman of the Board, EC-Council University
    Sean Lim

    Sean Lim

    Chief Operating Officer, EC-Council
    Raj Kumar Viswakarma

    Raj Kumar Viswakarma

    Director of Technology, EC-Council
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    EC - Council Office Locations

    EC - Council has offices in Albuquerque, Tampa, Fredericton, Hyderabad and in 3 other locations
    Albuquerque, US (HQ)
    101 Sun Ave NE
    Tampa, US
    2502 N Rocky Point Dr #160
    Fredericton, CA
    40 Crowther Ln
    Hyderabad, IN
    Plot No: S1 TIE Phase, 1, Kukatpally Industrial Estate, Balanagar
    Kuala Lumpur, MY
    Jalan Stesen Sentral 5, Kuala Lumpur Sentral
    Singapore, SG
    91 Bencoolen Street, Sunshine Plaza
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    EC - Council Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2007

    EC - Council Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    C

    73/100

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    EC - Council Online and Social Media Presence

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    EC - Council Blogs

    Network Security Training – Why is it so important?

    Given our growing dependence on technology, it has become much more critical to protect every piece of online information and data. When your network isn’t properly protected, vandalism can occur, intellectual property can be stolen, and the organization you work for can experience revenue loss. The…

    Role of Social Engineering in Pen Testing

    Author: Aditya K, Senior Manager – Risk Management, IndiGo. Social engineering is the use of psychological and social manipulation techniques by malicious hackers to obtain and exploit sensitive information. The same approach could be used by ethical hackers/penetration testers to test an organizati…

    Training Vision Institute Partners With EC-Council for Newest Cybersecurity Course

    Training Vision Institute is partnering with EC-Council to provide an Advanced Diploma in Cyber Security, as part of the 2021 in-demand skill sets required in the workforce. The collaboration aims to promote a quality and in-depth cybersecurity course and elevate the very popular industry in Singapo…

    All About Steganography and How it Works

    Author: Conan Bradley, Detective Sergeant – New Zealand Police. Steganography is an important method utilized by malicious and genuine activists, hackers, and security engineers to carry out secret communication by hiding sensitive messages/information under cover of a media or other information. Th…

    What Is Privilege Escalation and How Does it Work?

    Author: Amit Ghodekar, Global Head Cyber Security, Cover-More Group Privilege escalation is one of the most crucial steps performed by an attacker after gaining access to a system. A hacker can issue several actions from a breached unprivileged system, but they are limited due to many imposed restri…

    Best Security Controls for a Digital World

    Author: Anis Pankhania, Head-Security Operations and Compliance, Capgemini The objective of this White Paper is to discuss how specialized sets of controls can be tailored to avert various types of cyber risks and threats. It explores multiple sets of threats affecting devices and networks across en…
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    EC - Council Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was EC - Council founded?

      EC - Council was founded in 2007.

    • Who are EC - Council key executives?

      EC - Council's key executives are Jay Bavisi, Sean Lim and Raj Kumar Viswakarma.

    • How many employees does EC - Council have?

      EC - Council has 806 employees.

    • Who are EC - Council competitors?

      Competitors of EC - Council include Defence Science and Technology, Metis Solutions and Ministry of Armed Forces.

    • Where is EC - Council headquarters?

      EC - Council headquarters is located at 101 Sun Ave NE, Albuquerque.

    • Where are EC - Council offices?

      EC - Council has offices in Albuquerque, Tampa, Fredericton, Hyderabad and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does EC - Council have?

      EC - Council has 8 offices.