National CAE Designated Institution
  • Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course provides an in depth examination of the infrastructure assessment and penetration testing process and the strategies for designing and maintaining a defensive infrastructure.

Offered fully online or hybrid (1 lecture/week), 3 Credit hours. Instructor led.

Learning Objectives

  1. Define the overall process of infrastructure assessment.
  2. Describe the goals of a penetration test Identify and Explain the processes and techniques for mitigating risks identified in an infrastructure assessment.
  3. Explain the goals and content for communicating the results of a penetration test and remediation plan to a managerial audience.
  4. Evaluate current research and write a research paper based on an Infrastructure Defense topic.

Framework Connections

Feedback

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