EC-Council, officially incorporated as the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants, is a member-based organisation that certifies individuals in various e-business and information security skills. EC-Council is the world’s largest cyber security technical certification body that has trained and certified professionals from organisations such as the United States Department of Defense and the National Security Agency (NSA).
The group operates in 145 countries globally. They developed and own globally-recognised certification courses including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (C|HFI), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), License Penetration Testing (Practical) programs, among others. They have trained and certified over 200,000 information security professionals around the world.
- Programmes certified by the US National Security Agency and the Committee on National Security Systems for meeting CNSS 4011-4016 Federal Security Certification Training Standards
- Programmes accepted into Singapore's National Infocomm Competency Framework professionals competency requirement list
- Programmes part of the Malaysian Military Cyber Security Warfare Department's Cyber Warfare Training Program