The number of malware and cyber-attacks is growing in Africa at an alarming rate. According to a recent report on the 7th of March, 2016 “Around 6,185 local PCs were infected with banking malware in 2015” according to data from internet security company Trend Micro…”and in October of 2015 alone, the total malware count was 51,998, in November it was 44,645 and in December 43,724” The introduction of cyber security regulations has recognized that the entire continent still lacks proper legislation to help with cyber-security.
Through partnership with various training academies and institutes, EC-Council provides training and certification in a wide range of cyber-security fields and related services of training and consulting organizations in these countries.
EC-Council (International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants) is the world leader in IT Security Courses – Information Security, Network Security, Computer Security and Internet Security Certification and Training. EC-Council’s flagship course Certified Ethical Hacker, CEH set the standard for what the world has come to expect from ethical hacking IT Security courses. EC-Council delivers its Certified Ethical Hacker, CEH ethical hacking IT Security courses via its channel of over 1052 training locations in over 140 countries and is the undisputed world leader in Information Security, Network Security, Computer Security and Internet Security training and courses. The Information Security community has grown to see EC-Council as its most trusted source for vendor neutral Information Security training. As the world leader in ethical hacking and Information Security training and certification, EC-Council offers information security courses and certifications in all of the major information security disciplines including Ethical Hacking,Computer Security, Network Security, Application Security, Internet Security, Vulnerability Assessment, Penetration Testing, Computer Forensics, Intrusion Detection, Network Security Essentials and Security Fundamentals security courses. For those Information Security Professionals who are concerned with practical, hands on experience, EC-Council’s security courses are designed with an over 80% hands on element, so you will learn the latest tools that are deployed by professional vulnerability assessment/ pen testers.