Introduction - Information Technology Academic

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Course Code


CSN 208


Network Security

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Course Description

This course provides an in
-
depth study
of network security issues, standards,
best practices and current threats.

Supported by extensive lab work,
system vulnerabilities will be
investigated and solutions implemented
using a variety of operating systems
and security tools.

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Instructor & Text book

Instructor:


Bazlur Rasheed



bazlur.rasheed@saultcollege.ca



Room# E1935



759
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2554 Ext
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2668



Text:


Security+ Course ILT



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by Thomson Course Technology

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Security+


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Textbook


Thomson Course Technology's
instructor
-
led training

textbooks


ISBN: 1
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4188
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4713
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5


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Security+

1.
Security overview


2.
Authentication


3.
Attacks and malicious code


4.
Remote access


5.
E
-
mail

6.
Web security


7.
Directory and file transfer services


8.
Wireless and instant messaging


9.
Network devices


(continued)

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Security+, continued

10.
Transmission and storage media


11.
Network security topologies


12.
Intrusion detection


13.
Security baselines


14.
Cryptography


15.
Physical security


16.
Disaster recovery and business
continuity


17.
Computer forensics and advanced
topics


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CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam


Since 1982, the
Computing Technology
Industry Association

(CompTIA) has been
working to advance the growth of the IT
industry


CompTIA is the world’s largest developer of
vendor
-
neutral IT certification exams


The CompTIA Security+ certification tests
for mastery in security concepts and
practices


http://www.comptia.org/certification/security/default.aspx


http://www.comptia.org/certification/Security/Security_Objectives.pdf


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CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam


Exam was designed with input from security
industry leaders, such as VeriSign,
Symantec, RSA Security, Microsoft, Sun,
IBM, Novell, and Motorola


The Security+ exam is designed to cover a
broad range of security topics categorized
into five areas or domains

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Careers


Information security is one of the fastest
growing career fields


As information attacks increase, companies
are becoming more aware of their
vulnerabilities and are looking for ways to
reduce their risks and liabilities


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Careers


Sometimes divided into three general roles:


Security manager

develops corporate security
plans and policies, provides education and
awareness, and communicates with executive
management about security issues


Security engineer

designs, builds, and tests
security solutions to meet policies and address
business needs


Security administrator

configures and maintains
security solutions to ensure proper service
levels and availability