Person who passes all 4 certification exams in the above progression will earn the Master
Intrusion Prevention Specialist certification. This person will be able to assess a company’s
security posture, perform in-depth penetration testing using a variety of assessment tools, and
set up dynamic defenses to prevent intrusion. They will have a firm understanding of
cyrptography and various attacks and be able to execute the 5 key elements of a Pen Test;
Information Gathering, Scanning, Enumeration, Exploitation and Reporting. They will be able
to function within a larger cybersecurity team and protect operating systems from attack.