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Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

GIAC Certified Perimeter Protection Analyst (GPPA)

GPPA holders have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and abilities to design, configure, and monitor routers, firewalls, and perimeter defense systems. Professionals holding the GPPA are qualified for designing, implementing, configuring, and monitoring a secure perimeter for any organization, including routers, firewalls, VPNs/remote access, and overall network design.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
This badge is issued by Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)


  • Cyber Defense
  • DLP
  • Firewalls
  • IPv6
  • Information Security
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Iptables
  • Log Analysis
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Proxy Servers
  • Routers
  • TCP-IP
  • VPN

What it takes to earn this badge


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