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Ernst & Young, has put together the quintessential course for security engineers looking to improve their ability to protect their organization's website, systems, and network. Dubbed eXtreme Hacking, and carrying a price tag of $5,000 a slot, this course is for anyone but hacks. With an impressive course book that fills a two-inch thick binder, leading Ernst & Young security engineers take you step-by-step through all the ways that bad guys try to subvert your mission critical servers and network configurations. Using dual-bootable NT-Linux laptops, and an accompanying network setup for practicing subversive attacks and exploits, attendees will leave the course with an entire new bag of tools and tricks that help them understand how bad guys identify target IP addresses, collect information about the systems they plan on compromising, and exploit weaknesses without being noticed. The idea is to learn how to figure out what the weaknesses are in your organization's network before the bad guys do.
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or lousy information and network security practices will be indiscernible. Clearly a lawful and standardized information security auditing process needs to emerge. By formalizing the information security process through the development of courses such as eXtreme Hacking, we expect Ernst & Young to lead the industry sector in establishing new information security auditing standards. With eXtreme Hacking, Ernst & Young has taken the mystery out of computer and network security fraud. With a methodology