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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

CTS 242 - Network Intrusion Detection and Penetration Testing

4 credit hours - Four hours of lecture and directed laboratory weekly; one term.
Formerly CSI 219 - Network Intrusion Detection and Penetration Testing

Learn the threats that are challenging the priorities and processes used to protect our computer and network systems. Examine the tools and techniques used for traffic and intrusion analysis including hacker tools, methods, scripts and automated hacking malware employed in today’s cyber environment. Investigate the processes and procedures used by hackers, along with corresponding countermeasures that can be employed to protect against such attacks. Lab fees reduced for this course. See Course Fees .

Prerequisite(s): CTS 140  

Note: A working knowledge of Linux is highly recommended prior to taking this course.