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CREST introduces new Threat Intelligence Analyst Certification
Industry accreditation body sets the bar for threat intel professionals 3 October 2017: With threat intelligence playing an increasingly important role in the fight against cyber crime, CREST – the international accreditation body for the technical security industry – has introduced a new examination and certification for threat intelligence analysts. The syllabus reflects the high […]
CREST partners with HKIB and ASTRI in Hong Kong to help fight cyber-crime
CREST joins with Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) and Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) to strengthen cybersecurity skills and competence in Hong Kong 18 November 2016: CREST has announced that it is collaborating with the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) and the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology […]
Singapore launches Cyber Security Strategy
Singapore’s new Cyber Security Strategy outlines the country’s vision, goals and priorities for protecting essential services from cyber threats and for creating a secure cyberspace for businesses and communities. The strategy is an initiative from The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore and it will be working closely with other agencies and private sector partners. You […]
CREST Annual Review 2015-16
CREST’s annual review (June 2015 to July 2016), which provides an overview of our activities, is now available for download on the link below. CREST Annual Review 2015-16
CREST Singapore Chapter Established to Introduce Penetration Testing Certifications and Accreditations in Singapore
CREST examination facility officially opened at the Singapore Institute of Technology 28 July 2016: In partnership with the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Association of Information Security Professionals (AISP), CREST has established a Singapore Chapter to introduce its penetration testing certifications and accreditations to Singapore. This initiative was developed in collaboration with […]
CREST Beta Examinations
1st July 2016 CREST is pleased to announce that it will be running Beta examinations for the CREST CRT, CREST CCT-INF and CREST CCT-APP exams during the week commencing 4th July. These examinations will be run at the Singaporean Institute of Technology (SIT) and will be led by a CREST International Assessor. The sessions will […]
CSA and AISP to collaborate with CREST to introduce penetration testing certifications in Singapore
October 2015 Penetration testing is an important undertaking to assess and improve the Cyber Security posture of organisations. By identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities, penetration testers could surface recommendations to harden the security of important ICT systems. Qualified and competent penetration testing professionals and service providers are necessary to improve the readiness of ICT systems against […]