ITSY 2301 - FIREWALL AND NETWORK SECURITY

Identify elements of firewall design, types of security threats and responses to security attacks. Use Best Practices to design, implement, and monitor a network security plan. Examine security incident postmortem reporting and ongoing network security activities. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate system security skills through firewall implementation and testing
  • Use system tools, practices, and relevant technologies to implement a security plan
  • Evaluate practices, tools, and technologies to identify security breaches, sources of attacks, and protect mission critical systems
  • Establish an appropriate level of security based on an analysis of security logs
  • Use relevant tools to secure a network, respond to and follow up on various types of attacks

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3

Corequisites:

  • ITSY 1342 - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY