MCLEAN ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. April 23, 2012
$6 $20 billion
Hamadoun I. Toure
Africa Asia Australia Europe South America the United States
As a Technology Sponsor of the games, the competitions will be powered by SAIC’s CyberNEXS™, a live, realistic game environment that has been used for well over 150 training and competition events globally, enabling users to develop the skills to recognize and defend against cyber attacks. Available live anywhere in the world, CyberNEXS provides a web-based network management tool that aids in real-time feedback and focused training.
About the EC-Council Foundation
The EC-Council Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charity, was established in 2012 by the founders of the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council).
The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in various e-business and information security skills. It is the owner and creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)/License Penetration Tester (LPT) programs, and as well as many others programs, that are offered in over 87 countries through a training network of more than 450 training partners globally and has trained over 90,000 individuals and certified more than 40,000 security professionals.
The Foundation was set up as a not for profit initiative by the founders of EC-Council to raise awareness, build capacity across nations, and ultimately promote global peace while ensuring that the global community raises its awareness for the immediate need for child online protection. One of the key initiatives of the foundation is the Global CyberLympics; a unifying body for Global Cyber Defense. Global CyberLympics is a series of cybersecurity related competitions including: Forensics, Penetration Testing, Computer Network Defense, and Capture the Flag.
The Foundation also supports select regional, national, and international high school, collegiate and professional education programs and cyber competitions. The EC-Council Foundation mission is to foster collaboration and participation by Global Digital Citizens to become advocates for safe and secure on-line activities and child online protection.
McLean, Va. $10.6 billion January 31, 2012 http://www.saic.com/
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