• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description
In this course, students will learn the history of VPNs (Virtual Private Network) and who needs to use a VPN. This course will also teach students about the different types of VPNs and the hardware that is needed to implement VPNs.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, students should be able to: Know why do we have VPN. Know the pros and cons of using VPN. Know basics of VPN function. Know how to use commercially available VPNs?

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.