St. Louis, Missouri - April 7, 2016 - High-profile data breaches at Target and eBay affected 70 million and 145 million consumers, respectively. Data breaches cost businesses $400 million in 2014 alone. These revelations from the 2015 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report have led to a new partnership between Selsius™ Corporate & Career Training and Alpine Security.
Alpine Security (alpinesecurity.com) specializes in cybersecurity training, emphasizing
hands-on technical instruction. Principal/White Hat Hacker Christian Espinosa is a U.S. Air Force veteran who has worked in cybersecurity for over 20 years and has held over 15
“We’re excited to partner with Selsius™. It is our mission to help organizations protect their data. Many organizations are infected for six or more months before noticing intruders,” Espinosa said.
Selsius™, located in the Information Sciences Building at Southwestern Illinois College, is taking registrations now for training in all aspects of IT security. Topics include malware analysis, ethical hacking, digital forensics and security
awareness. Certifications will be offered. IT teams can learn to analyze threats and proactively defend against network breaches in these courses:
- Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certification Training
- CISSP Certification Training
- CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) Certification Training
- CyberSec First Responder (CFR) Certification Training
- Intro to Digital Forensics and Incident Response
- Intro to Malware Analysis
- Intro to Penetration Testing (Ethical Hacking)
- Network Traffic Analysis Using Wireshark
- Security Awareness 1/2 Day
About Selsius Corporate and Career Training
Selsius™ Corporate and Career Training is the business and industry center for Southwestern Illinois College. Our mission is to help organizations improve profitability and protect their workforce investment by developing their most important resource—their employees. Selsius™ Corporate and Career Training offers customized educational opportunities to help area business and industry maintain its competitive edge in the world marketplace.
ABOUT ALPINE SECURITY
Our goal is simple – to make your organization more secure. We’re small enough to take real pride in each and every job we do, yet agile enough to take on projects of all sizes. We are always up for a challenge. We take pride in our ability to bring order to chaos and tangible results to difficult circumstances. We understand security is never a turnkey solution. We take a holistic approach, evaluating client needs to develop a comprehensive solution with quantifiable results. Alpine Security provides services covering every facet of cyber security, ranging from penetration tests to incident response to cyber security certification prep courses and specialized hands-on technical training.