Focuses on investigating threats against computers and network systems. Covers principles and techniques of intrusion detection such as network traffic analysis, packet analysis, application protocol layer for common protocols and log analysis. Evaluates the use of intrusion detection tools and services. Three hours of lecture. Three hours of laboratory.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: Identify and apply network and protocol architectures; Describe the characteristics of common network attacks; Evaluate network traffic using open source tools; Analyze attack scenarios and report results.