2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Apr 23, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook
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CSCO 230B - Fundamentals of Network Security

Credits: 4
The Fundamentals of Network Security course is designed to prepare students for certification in this field (Cisco and CompTIA security exams). The course teaches students to design and implement security solutions to reduce the risk of revenue loss and vulnerability. This course combines hands-on experience, instructor- led lectures, and a Web based curriculum for students. The course is an introduction to network security and overall security processes. This course prepares the student for successful completion of the Cisco CCNA Security certification exam. Students taking this course are assumed to have already obtained, through coursework or industry experience, the knowledge required to pass the Cisco CCNA exam.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain security threats and prevention practices.
  2. Code and debug lOS configurations in Cisco routers and switches.
  3. Specify AAA, ACL, ASA, IPSec, and IPS configuration parameters.
  4. Create effective security policies based on industry best-practices.

Prerequisite: CSCO 121  

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