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Spring 2024
Jul 18,2024
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CS 286 - Firewalls and VPNs
This course gives the students a real world understanding of how firewalls and VPNs can be used to enhance the protection of internal networks. It gives hands-on experience installing, configuring and managing firewalls and VPNs. Commercial firewalls, VPNs, security configuration guidance tools, and tools to monitor the effectiveness of the solutions will be used. You will explore proven strategies for defending your networks against unauthorized access, denial-of-service, the weaknesses of firewall architectures, security processes, address translation, content filtering, spoofing, and other advanced issues. This course has a hands-on focus.
4.000 Credit hours
20.000 TO 24.000 Lecture hours
30.000 TO 36.000 Lab hours
20.000 TO 24.000 Other hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture plus Lec/Lab plus Lab

Computer Info Tech Division
Computer Info Technology Department

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