Courses & Programs

Introduction to Firewalls

COURSE CODE: SEC 262

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: CRJ 105 or SEC 105

This course provides a comprehensive overview of building and maintaining firewalls in a business environment. It is designed for the student and network administrator who need to learn the basics of network firewall security. It covers basic installation techniques, discusses how to make an intelligent choice of firewall technology, and presents basic firewall troubleshooting. Specific topics covered include: planning/design, security, configuration, packet filtering, proxy servers, authentication, encryption, and VPNs. Prerequisites: CRJ 105 or SEC 105