Certified Ethical Hacker Preparatory Course for Financial Services Industry
The CEH course provides an in-depth understanding of the different stages of malicious hacking, attack vectors and preventive counter measures. It will show you how malicious hackers think and how they carry out their malicious acts, so that you will be better equipped to set up your IT infrastructure securely and defend against future attacks. Knowing how the malicious hacker operates will help you understand your organization’s system weaknesses and vulnerabilities and put you in a good position to play a key role in your organization’s system security.
Programme Objective
The Banking and Financial Services sector is a primary target and faces a constant stream of cyber-attacks day in day out. This program introduces the latest hacking tools and techniques used to exploit vulnerabilities by hackers. The participant will learn how hacking is carried out, how hackers identify vulnerabilities, and what preemptive measures to take against malicious attacks.
Learning Outcome
  • Provide in-depth understanding of ethical hacking phases, various attack vectors, and preventative countermeasures
  • Understanding infrastructure weaknesses and vulnerabilities to help organizations strengthen their security controls minimizing risk
  • Hands-on practical lab to equip student with the knowledge and skill of applying different tools as an ethical hacker
Course Outline
Module 01: Introduction to Ethical Hacking
Module 02: Footprinting and Reconnaissance
Module 03: Scanning Networks
Module 04: Enumeration
Module 05: Vulnerability Analysis
Module 06: System Hacking
Module 07:Malware Threats
Module 08:Sniffing
Module 09:Social Engineering
Module 10:Denial-of-Service
Module 11:Session Hijacking
Module 12:Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots
Module 13:Hacking Web Servers
Module 14:Hacking Web Applications
Module 15:SQL Injection
Module 16:Hacking Wireless Networks
Module 17:Hacking Mobile Platforms
Module 18:IoT and OT Hacking
Module 19:Cloud Computing
Module 20:Cryptography
Target Audience
This training is targeted at Security Officers, Network Administrators, Network Engineers, IT Auditors, Cyber Security Professionals, Site Administrators, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of their company’s network infrastructure.
Individuals are eligible for IBF enhanced course fee subsidies up to 90%.

Eligible Individuals

  • ​Company-sponsored individuals or self-sponsored participants
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents, physically based in Singapore
  • Successfully completed IBF-STS recognized programme (Achieve 100% attendance and pass all assessment components)
For self-sponsored individuals
Programme(s) commencing between 1 Jul 2021 till 31 Dec 2021

​Certified Ethical Hacker Preparatory Course for Financial Services Industry Fee ​$2,500
​7% GST ​$175
​Enhanced Funding Support (90%) – inclusive of GST ​$2,675 * 90% = $2,407.50
​Total fee payable by self-sponsored individual ​$2,675 – $2,407.50 = $267.50
For company-sponsored individuals
Programme(s) commencing between 1 Jul 2021 and 31 Dec 2021

​Certified Ethical Hacker Preparatory Course for Financial Services Industry Fee ​$2,500
​7% GST ​$175
​Enhanced Funding Support (90%) – exclusive of GST ​$2,500 * 90% = $2,250
​Total fee payable by company-sponsored individual ​$2,675 – $2,250 = $425

TAG is available for training programmes commencing between 1 Jul 2021 and 30 June 2022 (both dates inclusive) and completed no later than 30 September 2022

​Training Allowance Grant (TAG) at $10 per training hour for eligible company-sponsored individuals
(paid out after course completion)
41 hours * $10 per training hour = $410

This support is in addition to wage support provided under Job Support Scheme, announced at the Resilience and Solidarity Budgets. 

For more information, please refer to our funding page.

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