certification cyber security incident handler csih

NOTE: CSIH Certificate Exam is already in-queue to launch globally in November 2017 with PearsonVUE

CYBER SECURITY INCIDENT HANDLING

Evaluating your Skills in Detection & Containment of Cyber Security Incidents

Globally Available | Proctored | 180 mins. | 90 MCQ | Passing Grade: 60% | Exam Language: English

Cyber Security Incident Handler (CSIH) Certificate program evaluates individual's implementation level skills required to detect, analyse, contain and recover system from different Cyber Security Attack vectors. This program ensures candidate's awareness on Incident Handling Steps, Challenges, Risk, Tools, Techniques and Methodologies along with hands-on practical level knowledge and skill-sets. CSIH is based on Incident Handling Industry Best Practices and ensures Knowledge and Understanding of Security Risk involved in domains like Web, Network and Application. It walks through different possible Threats and Attack components in an impacted system and provides practical strategies and methodologies to evaluate Security at every level.

Incident Handling Phases

CSRA program helps you by,

  • Validating your expertise and knowledge in Incident Handling process
  • Providing Global Recognition and Credibility
  • Ensuring Real Time skills required to handle and manage Cyber Security Attacks
  • Demonstrating knowledge of Industry Standards and Best Practices
  • Ensuring effective skills to measure and implement Security Controls

WHO NEEDS TO OBTAIN CSIH CERTIFICATION?

  • Security Team/Office
    • Security Engineers, Testers & Analyst
    • Security Incident Handlers
    • System & Network Security Administrators
    • Penetration Testers and Ethical Hackers
    • Application Security Testers
    • Security Managers, Consultants, Auditors
  • Application Research & Development
    • Software Consultants
    • Research Engineers
    • Team Leads, Technical Managers
  • Anyone, who wants to explore Incident Handling process, Tools, Techniques and Practices

Length of Exam        180 minutes
Number of Questions      90
Question Format        Multiple Choice
Exam Language         English
Exam Mode        Proctored
Passing Grade                  60% [600 out of 1000 points]
Testing Center       PearsonVUE Authorized Testing Center
Exam Cost        $250
Renew         After every 4 Years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Delivery:
CSIH exams are delivered through Pearson Vue proctored test centers and must be scheduled at-least 24 hrs in advance. CSIH Certification attempt will be activated in your Hack2Secure's account according to terms of your purchase. Details on delivery along with Registration confirmation will be sent over Email on confirmation of payment. This exam is delivered online through a standard Web Browser.

EXAM OBJECTIVES

** Refer Candidate Reference Guide for Detailed Exam Objectives

Module#1: Incident Handling Process

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different phases on Incident Handling process

Module#2: Defining the Attack Scope

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different information Gathering, Sniffing, Scanning and related methods followed by Attack to define scope of his attack. Along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks

Module#3: Spoofing & Hijacking Attack

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on basic Network attacks like Spoofing and Hijacking, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks.

Module#4: Attacks on User Accounts & Passwords

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different possible attacks on User Accounts and Passwords, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks.

Module#5: Buffer Overflow Attack

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different Buffer Overflow attack types, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks.

Module#6: Web Application Attacks

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different Web Application attacks, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks.

Module#7: Malware Attacks

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different malwares like Worms, Bots etc, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and best practices to avoid such attacks

Module#8: Maintaining Access

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different tools and techniques used by attacker to Maintain Access, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and eradicate such occurrences.

Module#9: Covering Tracks

The candidate needs to demonstrate his knowledge and awareness on different techniques used by attacker to cover his tracks, along with Incident Handling skills to detect and handle such occurrences.

** Refer Candidate Reference Guide for Detailed Exam Objectives

Hack2Secure exams are delivered in a proctored environment via PearsonVUE. The time limit for CSIH Exam is 180 minutes. The steps to obtain this certification is described as below:

1. Obtain Required Skills

Once you have decided to get CSIH Certification, you can start the preparation for the same. No specific training is required for this Certification. One can opt for any available source of information for required certification syllabus/topics.

Hack2Secure's CSIH Workshop is another option to get trained by Industry Experts.

2. Register and Schedule the Exam
Once you have acquired the required skill sets for CSIH exam, then you can book or schedule the exam. Hack2Secure Exams needs to be scheduled at-least 24 hrs in advance of the day you wish to test.

  • Create an account at Pearson Vue by providing required information
  • Schedule an Exam at your preferred Testing Location
  • Submit Examination Fee

Confirmation on paid Examination Fee and Exam appointment will be sent over Email

3. Write & Pass the Exam
Once the exam is been scheduled, Candidate needs to visit the testing location half an hour before the scheduled exam time with two forms of Government approved ID proofs. Follow the procedure and appear for the exam.

Pass the CSIH exam with a scaled score of 60% or greater. Your result (pass/fail) will be shown on your screen immediately after you've completed your exam. And the detailed score report can be collect from the test administrator. Make sure that you keep records of your score report with your exam registration number

In case you have not Passed the exam with required points, review your exam report properly in order to find out which areas need improvement. Refer Hack2Secure Exam Retake Policy to re-appear for exam

4. Get Certified
Once you have completed the exam successfully, you will get to see the Exam Report immediately on the screen and you get a copy of the same. However your certificate copy will be provided to you within 7-10 day after your examination date on your registered Email.

5. Maintain your Certification
Once you have received the Certificate, It will be valid for the next 4 years from the date of issue. After 4 years you will need to renew the Certificate again in order to keep it valid

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