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Course Description

This course provides an overview of security administration and fundamentals of designing security architectures. Topics include networking technologies, TCP/IP concepts, protocols, network traffic analysis, monitoring, and security best practices. Upon completion, students should be able to identify normal network traffic using network analysis tools and design basic security defenses

Learning Objectives

  • Identify modern network threats
  • Secure network devices
  • Implement AAA on network devices
  • Configure firewalls, IPS/IDS devices, and VPNs
  • Manage secure networks
  • Implement cryptographic systems
  • The student will also demonstrate the use of email and the Blackboard platform.

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