IS 432 Network Security—Hacking Countermeasures—Firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems

3 credits

Examines the types of attacks launched by intruders and the system components that offer intrusion prevention, protection, and detection. Students will learn to configure firewalls, Intrusion Prevention, and Intrusion Detection systems. Hacking exploits and the countermeasures to defeat them will be examined in detail.

Prerequisite(s): IS 231 and IS 232.