EC-Council Foundation Announces Flagship Ethical Hacking Security Conference, Hacker Halted, to be Held in Atlanta, GA September 2015

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The premier ethical hacking and information security conference, Hacker Halted, to be held for the third time in Atlanta, GA is open for registrations. Hacker Halted will feature advanced, hands-on hacking training, a star-studded lineup of speakers and the Global CISO Forum.

Hacker Halted is a global series of computer and information security conferences presented by EC-Council Foundation.

Many large corporations have been victims of their information being compromised and at Hacker Halted, we strive to provide solutions

EC-Council Foundation’s flagship information security conference, Hacker Halted, will be held in Atlanta from Sept 13-18th. Hacker Halted will unite some of the greatest minds in information security, as industry experts address the latest threats and vulnerabilities plaguing the virtual world. Hacker Halted will also feature several highly technical and advanced workshops that cover the most current security topics and will include EC-Council’s most sought after certification classes.

“Hacker Halted, is in its 7th year in the United States and Atlanta is the home city for the event. Every year EC-Council Foundation works diligently to create a more exciting event and this year is no exception as we will explore the Cyber Pandemic. ” Said Eric Lopez, Director of Conference and Events for EC-Council. Mr. Lopez continued, “Many large corporations have been victims of their information being compromised and at Hacker Halted, we strive to provide solutions.”

Hacker Halted will host EC-Council’s most sought after certification courses and offer advanced training courses including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO), and Hacking Windows Infrastructure. To view a list of all courses being offered at Hacker Halted, please visit:

In addition, Hacker Halted will also host the Global CISO Forum. Chief Information Security Officers from around the world from some of the largest and most prestigious organizations will unite to discuss how the constantly changing security landscape affects their day-to-day lives and will evaluate the industry’s latest trends and challenges. For more information or to register for the Global CISO Forum, please visit: To learn more about Hacker Halted or to register, please visit:

About Hacker Halted:
EC-Council’s flagship information security conference, Hacker Halted, aims to raise awareness toward increased education and ethics in information security. This information security conference series covers in-depth topics into the development of security issues plaguing the world. Hacker Halted features many world-renowned subject matter experts and high-level speakers, as well as some of the best technology companies showcasing their products and services. Hacker Halted provides the most sought after technical training and certification classes offered through Hacker Halted Academy by top training companies and led by well-respected instructors. Hacker Halted has grown; from a single annual conference in Miami to a global conference series with events held in Malaysia, Dubai, Egypt, Singapore, Mexico, and Japan since its inception in 2009.

About EC-Council Foundation:
EC-Council Foundation 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 CyberLympics, Hacker Halted, TakeDownCon, The Global CISO Form and Live.Learn.Secure. an education and training program. For more information regarding EC-Council Foundation or any of it’s programs visit

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