Dynetics to Host Third TakeDownCon Rocket City in July

Monday April 06, 2015

EC-Council Foundation's TakeDownCon Rocket City IT security conference will return to Dynetics this summer for a third consecutive year. Pre-conference training will be July 16-19, and the two-day conference will be July 20-21. Both the conference and the training will take place in the Dynetics Solutions Complex, 1004 Explorer Blvd., in Huntsville's Cummings Research Park.

TakeDownCon Rocket City is a highly technical forum that focuses on the latest vulnerabilities, the most potent exploits and current security threats. The best and the brightest in the cybersecurity field will share their expertise, giving attendees an opportunity to learn about the industry's most current and important issues. 

TakeDownCon brings together information security researchers and technical experts from corporate to underground industries for this unique "ethical hacking" conference. In two days, they will present and debate the latest security threats, disclose current vulnerabilities and share information crucial to the technical profession.

The Training Academy held before the conference will offer such classes as EC-Council's Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) and a master class on Hacking and Securing Windows Infrastructure Bootcamp.

Training attendees will receive free admission to the conference as well as official courseware (for EC-Council and CAST training), a complimentary exam voucher (for EC-Council certification training), a certificate of attendance and lunch and coffee breaks throughout the training.

Discounts for training are available to EC-Council members, government employees and college students and professors.

"It's a privilege to once again host this outstanding conference and training," said Dynetics vice president, Jonathan Whitcomb. To offer an opportunity to hear world class speakers and receive extensive training at one event at a reasonable price is incredible." 

For more information about TakeDownCon Rocket City, visit the conference website.

About TakeDownCon & EC-Council Foundation

This highly technical IT security conference is a no-frills and topic-focused conference that is targeted toward IT and security professionals of all levels. The topical theme of this unique event is broken up into two days and exposes some of the most talked-about security issues such as web application security, SCADA and critical infrastructures, cloud security, mobile hacking and more. TakeDownCon Rocket City is organized by the EC-Council Foundation, which is a charitable and educational organization dedicated to educating and training individuals in cyber security. Established in 2012 by EC-Council, the foundation seeks to raise awareness, build capacity across nations and ultimately unify global cyber defense. EC-Council Foundation is the creator and organizer of Global CyberLympicsHacker HaltedTakeDownCon, The Global CISO Form and Live.Learn.Secure. an education and training program. For more information regarding EC-Council Foundation or any of its programs, visit www.eccouncilfoundation.org.

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