Feb 01, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CITC 2353 - Tactical Perimeter Defense

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
An examination of how software and hardware can be used to provide a perimeter of defense in protecting resources, and how security is addressed in both wireless and wired networks. Topics include the use of tools such as wireless access points, proxy servers, VPN’s, auditing, intrusion detection systems and firewalls. Prepares students to take Tactical Perimeter Defense exam for the Security Certified Network Specialist (SCNS) certification.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate network defense fundamentals, advanced TCP/IP, router fundamentals, and Cisco router security.
  2. Design and configure firewalls.
  3. Implement IPSec, virtual private networks, and secure wireless networks.
  4. Configure and implement intrusion detection systems.