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Certification Path

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On the Job Training

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There is no classical teaching methodology. Learn with jobs and missions

On the Job Grading

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Be graded with not only one exam, but with whole performance and jobs are done

Performance Based

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Fully exercises and simulation oriented. Learn by dealing with real life cases, not with exams

Security Certification Path

AALR Way to Cyber Security Career for Individuals

Cyber Struggle AEGIS

Self-study, simulation lab supported, SOC Analyst oriented hybrid certification including pentesting skills, log analysis, traffic analysis, incident investigation and root cause analysis. Creating baselinne for Tier 1 – Tier-2

Cyber Struggle ALPHA

Self-study, simulation lab supported, SOC oriented, advanced hybrid certification including pentesting, log analysis, traffic analysis, forensics, incident investigation, root cause analysis and binary exploitation. Tier 3

Cyber Struggle RANGER

Scrum based f2f training, including advanced penetration testing, advanced incident investigation, malware analysis, criminology, psychological warfare, terrorism and profiling with leadership, adaptive thinking and mental resilience

Path Overview

Cyber Struggle has 3 certifications which are directly aiming the cyber security.

AEGIS and ALPHA are online certifications. Candidates will have different simulation environments and continuous missions. There is no examination and instructor led training. Candidates self study based on the mission they have in their ticket systems. Performance based on to job grading in place.

RANGER certification is the premium certification which takes AEGIS and ALPHA certificate holders to special forces mindset/attitude and advanced technical skills with F2F in-class trainings. Ranger has 1 week examination.

There is a path for our certifications. Candidates must enroll AEGIS first in order to obtain ALPHA and RANGER. We call it AALR way!

General Coverage

While other certifications are still focusing only offensive or defensive technical skills, Cyber Struggle combines those skills with different disciplines like criminology, terrorism studies and psychological warfare. Additionally, Cyber Struggle put agile methodologies and soft skills like leadership, mental resilience and teaming in the heart of trainings to provide 360 degree vision and ability.

All certifications cover offensive and investigative topics at the same time in different levels. Cyber Struggle believes in people! Better offensive skills requires better investigative abilities and the more you have offensive know-how the better SOC analysts you become!

Offensive Lab

With offensive lab, candidates will make great introduction to attacking systems and penetration testing process

Investigative Lab

With investigation lab, candidates get hands on experience to analyze logs, traffic, malware, common attacks and detection techniques

Standalone Missions

Standalone missions feed candidates to think out of the box and to provide solutions for different set of attack cases

Regular Reports

Candidates write regular reports for detection, investigation process. There are also prioritization and strategy building reports in place

Strategic/Tactical Thinking

Candidates increased their strategical an tactical thinking with story based different attacks and standalone missions

Uncertainty Doctrine

Like real life cases, candidates have low visibility about standalone missions, timing of the attack they would face. Candidates need to improve s/his adaptive thinking skils

Self Study

There is no teaching video in the process as part of on the job principle. Candidates improve their skills with on the job attacks and standalone missions

Intense Exercise

Whole certification process is performance based learning. So that, candidates always learn with exercises covering offensive, investigative and strategy related topics

AEGIS is up and running!a hybrid certification for SOC Analyst

Aegis is a self study, performance based certification and it is the first step of AAR (Aegis, Alpha, Ranger) path to provide great baseline for multidisciplinary approach. In Addition, it establishes a good set of baselines for Tier 1 and Tier 2 SOC Analysts within the coverage of both offensive and investigative skills and strategic/critical thinking mindset.