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GIAC Certifications develops and administers premier, professional information security certifications. More than 30 cyber security certifications align with SANS training and ensure mastery in critical, specialized InfoSec domains. GIAC Certifications provide the highest and most rigorous assurance of cyber security knowledge and skill available to industry, government, and military clients across the world.
Today's cyber attacks are highly sophisticated and exploit specific vulnerabilities. Broad, general InfoSec certifications are no longer enough. Professionals need specific skills and specialized knowledge to meet multiple, varied threats. GIAC offers more than 30 information security certifications. Each certification focuses on specific job skills and requires unmatched and distinct knowledge.
The design of a certification exam can impact the quality and integrity of a certification. GIAC exam content and question design are developed through a rigorous process led by GIAC's on-staff psychometrician and reviewed by experts in each technical area. More than 94,000 certifications have been issued since 1999. GIAC Certifications meet ANSI/ISO 17024 standards and align with the NICE framework.
Theoretical knowledge is the ultimate security risk. Deep, technical, real-world knowledge and skills are the only reliable means to reduce security risk. SANS is the leader in providing training that builds practical knowledge, hands-on skills, and technical depth.
There are a multitude of information security certifications, but only GIAC Certifications build the true hands-on skills that go beyond theory and tests the pragmatics of cyber defense, penetration testing, digital forensics and incident response, developer, and information security management.Read More
Prescreen Candidates Using GIAC CertificationsToday's cyber attacks are highly sophisticated and exploit specific vulnerabilities. Broad, general InfoSec certifications are no longer enough. GIAC offers more than 30 certifications. Each certification focuses on specific job skills and requires unmatched and distinct knowledge.
Fast Track to Top Skills and Top Jobs in Cyber SecurityGIAC Certifications go far beyond theory and teach technical, performance based skills necessary to defend our nations networks and critical infrastructure against foreign and domestic threats; focusing on advanced knowledge, skills and applications, as outlined in the NICE Framework, needed to prove your team can meet Federal Contract requirements under DoDD 8570 Requirements.