Cybersecurity Lab (Defensive Tools)
This hands-on course introduces defensive methodology and tools. Building on the remediation strategies for thwarting off active offensive attacks, and introducing core defensive strategies for various environment types.
What you can learn.
- Be familiar with what to look for while on the defensive side of the Cyber game, the tools used to detect and prevent attacks, and the underlying protocols used in order to do so.
- Build a layered defense architecture to test with
- Add web servers, intrusion detection and firewalls to your test network
- Deploy honeypots and decoys on your network
About this course:This hands-on course introduces defensive methodology and tools. Defensive security practices require a strong understanding of current risks and exploits. Leveraging the knowledge acquired from the Information System Security Lab (offensive tools), this course builds on the remediation strategies for thwarting off active offensive attacks. This course introduces core defensive strategies for various environment types and provides hands-on experiences of security defensive tools.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Cybersecurity Lab (Defensive Tools).
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.