United Kingdom, UK as it is called is the world’s first industrialized nation. Also, UK is one of the developed nations with one of the largest economies. On the cyber security front also UK has taken commendable initiatives to ensure security to its businesses and individuals.
The year 2016 starts on a brighter note for UK on the cyber security front. The United Kingdom has seen the dawn of its second National Cyber Security Strategy in 2016 which aims to build the cyber security capability of UK along with developing skill in the domain. Also, the strategy focuses on developing resilient systems and networks which can reverse an attack. With IoT, the number of connected devices has increased exponentially. In their latest cyber security strategy, the UK government promises to increase the investment on cyber security from GBP 869 million to GBP 1.9billion. However, it is matter of apprehension that the cyber security human resource is still far from the current requirement.
UK is one of the top countries which severe cybercrime perpetration. Some very common attacks which UK is stifled with include phishing, social media attack, spear phishing attacks and ransomware attacks. Businesses are harnessing all avenues for a digital transformation. Working towards creating secure seamless networks connecting, people, businesses and governments EC-Council is making giant strides in fueling the cyber security ecosystem.
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 500 training locations in over 92 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.