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Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)

GCIH holders have demonstrated their ability to manage security incidents by understanding common attack techniques, vectors and tools as well as defending against and/or responding to such attacks when they occur. The GCIH certification focuses on methods used to detect, respond, and resolve computer security incidents. Professionals holding the GCIH are qualified for hands-on and leadership positions within incident handling teams.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
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Skills

  • Incident Handling
  • Incident Response
  • Information Security
  • Malware
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Reconnaissance
  • Security Policy
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Web Application Security

What it takes to earn this badge

Standards

ANSI ISO/IEC 17024:2012 ANSI accreditation is generally recognized as the highest standard in personnel certification accreditation.