Certified Encryption Specialist (ECES)

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Certified Encryption Specialist – ECES

About This Course

EC-Council is one among the leading bodies in providing cybersecurity technical certifications. Known all over the world for its professional certifications in cybersecurity, the council also offers certification courses in disaster recovery, programming and various others. Most importantly, EC-Council’s certified professionals enjoy global acceptance.

EC-Council’s ECES course at Tech-Act has been designed to arm the candidates with comprehensive set of skills in computer forensics, information security and network security. The students will also learn about concepts to address viruses/malware, hacking cycle, threats, intrusion detection, ethical hacking and much more.

EC-Council ECES certification training also introduces students and professionals to concept of cryptography. Professionals will get to learn about the fundamentals of cryptography along with principles of algorithms such as AES, DES, and Feistel Networks.

Who Should Attend This Course

The course is perfect for:

  • Penetration testers
  • Ethical hackers

And, anyone involved in implementation and selection of digital certificates or VPN.

Why This Course

EC-Council’s ECES certification program trains professionals about cryptography. The candidates will get to learn about the fundamentals of cryptography along with concepts of DES, AES and Feistel Networks. Also, anyone involved in implementation and selection of digital or VPN certificate should attend the ECES course. Knowledge of actual cryptography helps you select the right one. Candidates after completing this course will learn about selecting the most beneficial encryption standard for their company.

Course Objectives

The coursework for ECES covers the following aspects:

  • Encryption standards and their types
  • Concepts of selecting the best encryption standard for your business
  • Enhancing penetration testing knowledge
  • Deployment of encryption
  • Mistakes in implementing various encryption technologies
  • Best encryption practices

Course Prerequisites

Understanding of basic computing operations is all you need to get aboard this EC-Council certification course.

Course Benefits

Post the successful completion of the ECES course, you will learn:

  • Concepts of information security
  • About different threat types
  • About cryptography and password cracking
  • To explore worms, virus and explore backdoors
  • About web apps and servers
  • About hacking cycles
  • About intrusion detection tools
  • To write investigation reports
  • To explore network and authentication attacks
  • To explore computer forensics and email crimes


Introduction and History of Cryptography


This section introduces field of cryptography and covers the exam objectives laid out in EC-Council Certified Encryption Specialist (ECES). It covers topics such as history and application of cryptography and symmetric cryptography and hashes.

History of Cryptography

This section introduce Cryptography and explains mono and multi alphabet variants as well as a tools such as the Scytale Cipher and Cipher disks.

Crypto Definitions

This section covers several crypto definitions to navigate through the sea of cryptography. This also gives a good learning foundation.It also discusses terminology and what a certificate authority (CA) is and how to implement it.

Symmetric Cryptography Hashes

Symmetric Cryptography and Hashes

This section discusses symmetric cryptography. It explains the importance of Kerkchoff’s Principle as it relates to modern Symmetric Cryptosystems and private keys. It also demonstrates the mathematical expression of symmetric encryption and decryption.

Number Theory and Asymmetric Cryptography

Asymmetric Cryptography

This section discusses into Asymmetric Cryptography. It explains several terms such as diffusion, confusion, and the avalanche effect. It also covers Shannon’s source code theorem and different number groupings.

Applications of Cryptography

Applications of Cryptography

This covers the notion of Digital Certificates. It discusses Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and the various deployment methods. It explains functions and roles of components such as Certificate Authorities (CAs), Registration Authorities (RAs), Certificate Revocation Lists (CRLs) and associated protocols.


This section explains cryptanalysis as an art or process of deciphering coded messages without being told the key. It explains several types of attacks and cryptanalysis methods one may use, resources required to perform Cryptanalysis.

Schedule & Fees

Online Instructor Led Certified Encryption Specialist (ECES) Certification Training

Please contact us for more information on course fees and upcoming batch schedule.

Course FAQ

Why Tech-Act for EC-Council ECES certification?

Being an active player in the IT landscape since more than two decades, Tech-Act is well-versed with the importance of encryption in the world of cyber. Tech-Act boasts of an experienced and highly certified team of trainers for all its certification programs. In addition, Tech-Act is an authorized training partner for EC Council, Red Hat, Project Management Institute, CompTIA and other IT learning giants. It is also a Person Vue Authorized Test Center offering both in-class as well as online learning options.

Do you have certified trainers onboard?

Yes, be fully assured as all our IT trainers hold relevant industry expertise and are experienced as well as certified with years of proven track record to offer you with quality training.

What are the key benefits of ECES certification?

Post the successful completion of the ECES course, you will gain insights into:

  • Concepts of information security
  • Different threat types
  • Cryptography and password cracking
  • Worms, virus and explore backdoors
  • Web apps and servers
  • Hacking cycles
  • Intrusion detection tools
  • Investigation reports
  • Network and authentication attacks
  • Computer forensics and email crimes

What’s the eligibility criteria to enroll?

You need to have basic understanding of computing operations to enroll for EC-Council ECES certification course. Also the course is ideal for penetration testers, ethical hackers and anyone, who is involved in implementation and selection of digital certificates or VPN.



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