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11 Security Certifications to Seek Out This Summer

The more you know, the more you grow. The Edge takes a fresh look at leading security certifications that can help advance your career.

Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

Organization: Offensive Security

Exam price: PEN-200 course, 30 days lab access, OSXP exam fee, $999 (fees go up with increased lab access)

Basics: Considered a coveted certification for pen testers, PEN-200 serves as Offensive Security's foundational penetration testing course. Students learn the latest pen-testing tools and techniques and practice them in a virtual lab that includes recently retired OSCP exam machines. 

Steve Zurier has more than 30 years of journalism and publishing experience and has covered networking, security, and IT as a writer and editor since 1992. Steve is based in Columbia, Md. View Full Bio
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