Computer Systems Security


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Course Title Computer Systems Security
Course number 900-077-EQ
Platform  Cisco, Windows, Linux
Duration 45 hours
Gouvernement du Québec fee (taxes incl.) $90,00
General public fee (taxes incl.) $738.83
Schedule TBA
Dates Winter 2019
Prerequisites  Prior networking and server installation experience
Target audience  Individuals currently working in IT with either Windows and/or Linux Servers experience
Instructor Mike Hughes
Location TBA

NB: This is a non-credit course. Certificate provided for all participants who have competed 80% of course hours

Course Description:
This course serves as an Introduction Computer Security. A combination of theory and practical exercises will be completed to demonstrate the steps to secure a company network.


Topics Covered in this Course:

• OSI Model Theory and how it relates to Network Security
• Access Control, Authentication and Auditing
• General Security Concepts: Attacks
• Remote Access and messaging
• Securing Wireless
• Web Based Services
• Infrastructure Security: Devices and Media
• Securing routers – CDP, LLDP,
• Securing Windows Servers – WSUS, Group Policy
• Configuring Windows Firewalls
• Configuring Linux Firewalls
• Site to Site VPN on Cisco Routers
• Securing Cisco Switches – Port Security, DHCP Snooping
• SNMP monitoring on Cisco Routers and Switches
• Using Port Mirroring to Monitor network traffic
• Using a packet analyzer to monitor a port
• Configure RSPAN Remote Switch Port Analyzer
• Intrusion Prevention Systems
• Nagios – Setup to Monitor Network Devices and Servers
• Access Control Lists