• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Emerging Wireless Security Course focuses on the challenges and vulnerabilities associated with wireless communications and provides participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively secure wireless systems. While wireless technology offers convenience, it often introduces security risks due to its inherent nature. This course shines a spotlight on the vulnerabilities in wireless systems and guides participants in identifying and implementing appropriate remediation strategies. From defense-in-depth approaches to building custom, high-security solutions, participants will gain practical insights into securing wireless networks.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of wireless communication protocols.
  • Identify and analyze common vulnerabilities in wireless networks.
  • Explore emerging trends and technologies in wireless security.
  • Learn best practices for securing Wi-Fi networks.
  • Examine the role of encryption in wireless communication.
  • Understand the principles of secure wireless network design.
  • Explore the challenges and solutions in securing IoT devices in a wireless environment.
  • Learn about the latest advancements in wireless intrusion detection and prevention.
  • Understand the regulatory and compliance aspects of wireless security.
  • Gain practical skills in assessing and securing wireless networks.

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

  • All-Source Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Knowledge Management