The eCRE designation stands for eLearnSecurity Certified Reverse Engineer. eCRE is the Certificate issued by eLearnSecurity to the reverse engineers who will provide proof of their hands-on skills through a comprehensive and 100% practical exam.

Why eCRE

Here are some of the ways eLearnSecurity Certified Reverse Engineer certification is different from conventional certification:

  • Ensures that the candidate has a strong understanding of theoretical aspects behind reverse engineering through a challenging multiple choice pre-exam.
  • Ensures that the candidate can perform a thorough reverse engineering in practice through a 100% practical exam
  • Only individuals who provide 84% score in the pre-test and perform a thorough reverse engineering in practice are awarded the eCRE Certification.

Knowledge domains

By obtaining the eCRE, your skills in the following areas will be assessed and certified:

  • Understanding of the basics of IA-32 CPU architecture
  • Understanding of the basics of stack operations
  • Understanding of Windows API's
  • Understanding of the PE format
  • Reverse engineering of Windows based applications
  • Analysis of complex algorithms
  • Understanding of Anti-obfuscation techniques
  • Analysis of obfuscated code

The Exam

The exam is divided in two steps: a theoretical assessment through a multiple choice test and a practical assessment

Both tests can be taken online, on-demand.

eLearnSecurity's eCRE is the only certification for reverse engineering that evaluates your practical abilities through a real world engegament.

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