Students will examine network-based attacks, whether originating from the Internet or the local LAN, and learn about ways to protect, detect, and defend the enterprise network from such attacks. The course will cover perimeter security (Firewalls, IDS, IPS, VPN, proxy servers) enterprise security policies, as well as securing devices on large-scale distributed networks. Students will participate in hands-on experiments and demonstrate their understanding of subject matter via writing and presentations.
Prerequisite: SEC-250 and NET-215.
Not Offered This Semester