Step Back, Still Certified

Last December, I took “SANS MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication and PMP Exam Prep” at the conference in DC.   I generally try to knock certs out while the info is still fresh in mind, within 30 days or so of the class.   Unfortunately, January was pretty busy with my colleague moving on to greener pastures.   Then …

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GSE Multiple Choice Exam

I passed the first part of the GSE today.  The GIAC Security Expert (GSE) consists of  a  multiple choice exam, this is what I passed today, and a two-day lab.  The certification bulletin for the exam portion of the GSE is a bit light.   I’m not sure that page is actually linked anywhere.   It is missing the number …

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Passed the GSEC

I passed the GSEC (GIAC Security Essentials Certification) this morning.   It is a multiple choice format test with 180 questions.  I had been considering taking Security Essentials at SANS CDI in Washington DC.   On the one hand, at this point in my career shouldn’t I be able to pass this certification without the conference.   On the …

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