Basics of Network Security

Explore the basic concepts of networks and network security and the tools used by network engineers and attackers. On this course you will examine the theory and practice of network fundamentals from the defender’s and attacker’s perspectives. You will have the opportunity to use tools for networking that allow you to query services, test routing and more.

Course syllabus:

  1. The basic principles of network security and cyber attacks

  2. Real-world security case studies

  3. Protecting assets

  4. Intrusion detection systems

  5. Assessing security threats from a practical and theoretical viewpoint