Nothing seems to be more deflating to many IT professionals than dropping resumes and hearing nothing but silence. To be shot down even before an initial conversation with an employer stings, especially if due to
Thanks for the tip. I went and checked it out, and recalled I’d won a free mile2 course and exam from ethicalhacker.net, a while back. While I’d gone through the C)SWAE course back then, I’d never circled back for the exam. (Now taken and passed. 😀 )
I got bumped into a more ‘all-inclusive’ management role this year, myself. But it’s good in that it’s allowing me to play all sides of the fence for a bit, and drive some initiatives home that have been needed for some time. 🙂
And that’s the nail in the coffin for me, on C|EH. While the knowledge gained, early on, was beneficial and C|EH IS recognized, it hasn’t provided me with enough value to continue to maintain it, going forward. I had a great instructor the first time around, and chose to update it / recertify a while later, when he update course was offered to…[Read more]
Looking to finish up the eLearn WAPTX exam, then likely Offensive’s Web App course, then up in the air, as I’m getting some priorities shifted at work, and the ‘winds of change’ are blowing. Got a lot going on right now.
Quick followup… If you’re at all interested in web application pentesting, it’d be well worth a look at eLearnSecurity’s courses. Don will be posting my review here on EH-net, in the next few days, of their WAPTX (Web Application Penetration Testing Extreme) course. I just submitted the writeup to him, last night. They cover a lot of SQLi…[Read more]