A primer in IT Security that addresses foundational topics including: IT Risk Analysis, Network and Platform security, wireless technology, cryptography, VPNs, and Firewalls. Emphasis is consistently placed on understanding and mitigating risk, defense-in-depth, vulnerability patterns, Best Practices, and effective countermeasures.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
Individuals seeking a solid grounding in IT Security; particularly those interested in subsequently learning more about any of the following: Network security, Platform security, Industrial Control System (ICS) security, and how to design and implement secure software.