• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

In this course, students develop ethical offensive and defensive strategies to protect various network configurations. They select tools and technologies to use during simulated attacks. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to analyze and secure network systems.

Learning Objectives

Identify current security tools.
Investigate security antipatterns.
Utilize Security terminology.
Analyze system configuration files and logs.
Identify abnormal activity patterns on the network.
Utilize appropriate tools to respond to abnormal activity.
Apply Defense mechanisms.
Document appropriate defense strategies.
Explain penetration testing.
Assess system integrity.
Explain the Current Cybersecurity framework.
Monitor for policy violations.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.