Do you need to learn how to protect your network from attack and how to secure documents and more from prying eyes and fingers? In this world fraught with security threats, the need for skilled and knowledgeable information security professionals has never been greater. This 3 day class concentrates on network security covering wired and wireless as well as different ways to secure them. We will be working with web and other types of communications. The class experience helps to identify the skills necessary to support today’s varied IT environments.
In addition, you will learn to use Windows Access Controls as a way to lock down objects in a Windows environment.
This class covers objectives in both the Security+ and GSEC exams.
Performance Objectives: Upon completion of this course you should be able to:
- Describe and understand the basics of network communication
- Define the difference between the OSI stack and the TCP/IP stack
- Secure both wired and wireless networks
- Implement Defense in Depth and Principle of Least Privilege
- Describe modern information warfare and its effects
- Use cryptography to secure network communication
- Understand the role of firewalls, honeypots and honeynets
- Utilize network intrusion detection to monitor and react to attacks
- Utilize Windows Kerberos and NTLM authentication
- Set access controls on Windows objects
- Monitor and audit Windows access controls
Competencies covered in this course: Learn to protect and lock down your network.
Intended Audience: Any computer technology professionals needing IT security skillset. Candidates needing help preparing for Security + or GSEC exams.
Recommended Pre-requisite: Windows Experience