ISSAF Security Essentials Qualified (I-SEQ)

This certification focuses on the full range of knowledge that would constitute security domain for IT professionals who are not working in security processes but for whom knowledge of security is a sure value addition. This certification tests the ability of the candidate to apply ISSAF methodologies implementing basic security paradigms and in adhering to essential security requirements in organizations. While the focus will be on comprehensiveness of understanding all aspects of security, candidates will be expected to demonstrate good understanding of the contents of ISSAF document. A year of experience in networking and / or security would be beneficial while taking the examination, though not a pre-requisite. Candidates can attain this credential by passing a two-hour examination containing 150 MCQs and attaining 70% grade.
Those who want to be certified to teach this course at ATPs and at OISSG organized certification workshop events must pass this examination with 85% grade.