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The Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam was designed to confirm individual competencies in using Wireshark to locate the cause of network problems (poor performance or security-related) and confirm your knowledge of TCP/IP network communications in general. The Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam was DoD 8570 certified by the U.S. Army in 2009.

The Exam is based on the thirty-three areas of study defined in the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam Objectives section of the WCNA Info Pack document (attachment below). The four primary areas covered in this Exam are:

• Wireshark Functionality
• TCP/IP Network Communications
• Network Troubleshooting
• Network Security

Register for the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam at www.webassessor.com/pai. See "How to Schedule the WCNA Exam" (attachment below).

Exam Overview
Successful completion of the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam indicates you have the knowledge required to capture network traffic, analyze the results and identify various anomalies related to performance or security issues.

To earn the Wireshark Certified Network Analyst status, you must pass a single Exam—the WCNA-102x Exam and obtain twenty (20) CPE credits each year of your certification.

The Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam is available at hundreds of testing centers around the world. You can take your Exam at a KRYTERION High-stake Online Secure Testing (HOST) location.  Register for the proctored Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Exam online at www.webassessor.com/pai.

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