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Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)

GIAC Exploit Researcher and Advanced Penetration Tester (GXPN)

GXPN holders have demonstrated their ability to conduct advanced penetration tests, model the abilities of an advanced attacker to find significant security flaws in systems, and identify the business risk associated with these flaws. Professionals holding the GXPN are qualified for security roles related to assessing target networks, systems and applications to find vulnerabilities.

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


  • Exploits
  • Fuzzing
  • Information Security
  • Linux Security
  • Malware Analysis
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Python
  • Secure Programming
  • Windows Security

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.