• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore the network protocols that are used within most networks and the Internet, as well as the processes and tools that facilitate communication between network devices.

Learning Objectives

SECFND: Basic Networking Protocols

  • describe the Internet Protocol and identify the need for IPv6
  • compare Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) with User Datagram Protocol (UDP) and describe the Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Network Services