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FSCT 8560 - Network Security 2

Forensic Investigation Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This course covers advanced topics in network security and intrusion detection. In-depth coverage of perimeter protection and firewall designs. Advanced Intrusion Detection and IDS/IPS design and implementation. Students will be familiarized with network monitoring and security tools and use them to perform traffic and IDS signature analysis, and network forensics. Also covered will be reverse engineering and machine code analysis techniques. These will be used to analyze malicious code and malware.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Reverse engineer machine code
  • Detect and analyze malware
  • Discover and analyze vulnerabilities
  • Perform network traffic analysis
  • Perform network forensics using captured traffic
  • Implement a virtual private network
  • Install, configure, and deploy a firewall
  • Install, configure, and deploy an Intrusion Detection/Prevention System

Effective as of Winter 2018

Related Programs

FSCT 8560 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Forensic Investigation (Computer Crime Studies Option)
    Part-time   Advanced Certificate
  2. Forensic Investigation (Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity Option)
    Part-time   Advanced Certificate
  3. Forensic Investigation (General Criminalistics Option)
    Part-time   Advanced Certificate
  4. Forensic Investigation (Computer Crime Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  5. Forensic Investigation (Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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