Secure Network Systems




13 Weeks

About the Course

Network security is the activity associated with the detection and prevention of unauthorized access, misuse, modification, or denial of a computer network and network-accessible resources. In this module, the learner will evaluate common cyber security threats and defense in depth techniques to defend against these threats. In particular, the module will provide the learner with the skills to apply and use various computer protection components such as Firewalls, VPN and Intrusion Detection and Response Systems (NIDRS) and security techniques such as zoning and encryption. At the end of this module the learner should have the ability to operate and interpret information collected from various network security equipment and network tools to implement a secure network architecture.


Your Instructor

Dr. George O'Mahony (MTU)

NICE Framework Role

Network Operations Specialist (OM-NET-001)