Sep 22, 2020
CTS 240 - Advanced Network Defense 4 credit hours - Four hours of lecture and directed laboratory weekly; one term.
(formerly CSI 217 - Advanced Network Defense)
Learn advanced security technologies and practices to defend network systems. Explore topics such as the essential security practices of hardening Windows and Unix/Linux servers, Internet applications and wireless systems, and defending network systems through the use of firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems. Lab fee $50.
Prerequisite(s): CTS 140 .
Note: Basic knowledge of Unix/Linux and Windows is recommended.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Apply the basic technical language pertaining to Network security.
- Identify the key features of Network security
- Understand Network security
- Understand and implement Network security
- Describe the purposes of Network security and the functions they perform as a Network security person.
- Identify the key features and functions Network security person would perform
- Understand how a Network security person would perform security tasks.
- Demonstrate the ability to interact with the clients, servers, firewalls, IDS and virtual private networks (VPNs).
- Identify the key features and functions of clients, servers, firewalls , IDS and virtual private networks (VPNs).
- Understand how a clients, servers, firewalls, IDS and virtual private networks (VPNs) work.
- Demonstrate the ability to harden computer devices
- Understand how to harden computer devices
- Identify the key features and functions of hardening computer devices.
Core 1 Communication Core 2 Technology Fluency