Students will participate in team-based, controlled war games within Champlain College's virtual system infrastructure. This will provide students a clear understanding of how to improve defenses. They will be expected to write incident reports, lessons learned, after action reviews and improvement proposals as part of this class.
Recommend a strategy to improve existing network and system protection schemes based on observed attack patterns.
Select and apply exploits based on known or observed vulnerabilities in order to better protect systems.
Assess attack strategies through the use of analysis techniques and recommend defenses to those attacks.
Analyze common intrusion patterns to identify potential attack vectors in order to strategically enhance defenses.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.