(ON-DEMAND VIDEO) Do you have what it takes to become a "white hat" hacker?

(ON-DEMAND VIDEO) Do you have what it takes to become a


Leo Dregier, a highly skilled cybersecurity professional and veteran instructor, discusses what it takes to embark on a career as a “white hat “ or “ethical” hacker.  During this presentation, we’ll provide a demonstration of the common hurdles one goes through as an ethical hacker and penetration tester. 

We’ll show you how you can focus on the right techniques, information, and places to study. You think you want to be a hacker, but do you have what it takes?  If you are interested in ethical hacking, but don’t have a roadmap, this webinar is for you.

Take our quiz at the end of the webinar and see how you stack up against other would-be hackers!



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Presented by Leo Dregier

Leo Dregier has over 13 years of experience as a cybersecurity professional.  Previously, he served as a Computer Security Incident Response Team Lead for Lockheed Martin. Since 1995, as a Principal of The Security Matrix LLC, he has provided consulting services to government agencies including Department of State, Department of Labor, Internal Revenue Service and the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare.

As an experienced practitioner and gifted instructor, Mr. Dregier has helped thousands of IT professionals meet 8570 requirements. Over the past 10 years, he has guided his professional students to successfully obtain cybersecurity certifications including CISSP and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH). He is EC-Council certified in 16 different areas. Mr. Dregier holds numerous professional certifications, including CISSP, CEH, CISM, CISA and PMP.

Who We Are:

University of Fairfax is an online graduate university focused solely on providing the most relevant and effective education and training in cybersecurity to IT professionals who are looking to advance in the cybersecurity field. We offer graduate level and professional certifications in advanced cybersecurity topics – such as: Certified Information Systems Security Professional certification (CISSP), Information Security Professional Practices certification (ISSP), a master’s in Information Security Management, abd a doctorate in Information Assurance. Developed and delivered by cybersecurity professionals, these accredited graduate programs prepare you for senior management, policy-making, consulting, and lead analyst positions.

The University of Fairfax is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The DEAC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The University of Fairfax has been certified by the State Council of Higher Education in Virginia (SCHEV) to operate for Virginia.

Veterans and eligible persons who qualify for educational benefits under the Post 911/GI Bill and other GI Bill Chapters may be eligible for educational benefits while enrolled in educational programs offered by the University of Fairfax. U of F is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program.



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