About the Course

An introduction to installing network components that can help support enterprise security.  Learn how specialized security tools like intrusion prevention systems, web application firewalls, and protocol analyzers help security professionals do their jobs. Discuss how to use the appropriate software tools to assess the security posture of an organization, including protocol analyzers, network scanners, password crackers, honeypots, and command line network tools.  Explore troubleshooting common security issues, and learn the crucial art of interpreting the results generated by intrusion detection and prevention systems, firewalls, application control technology, advanced malware tools, data loss prevention systems, and other security technologies.

Jan 08 - Jun 03, 2024

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22 weeks

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  • Eric A. Nielsen, M.H.A., CISSP, C|CISO, CCSP, HCISPP, CAP, CRISC, is the CEO of Defense In-Depth Cybersecurity, and specializes in cybersecurity curriculum content development. Mr. Nielsen has an established track record of accomplishments, demonstrating subject mastery and leading functional security teams in security operations, security engineering and architecture, access and identify management, threat and vulnerability management, and security risk and compliance.


Jan. 8 - Jun. 3, 2024


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