CSS 210: Network Perimeter Protection - CCNA Security

Course is available online in Winter 2017.

In this course, students learn how to implement security solutions that reduce the vulnerability of computer networks. Topics include principles of network security, packet filtering with ACLs, network, configuring and deploying multiple firewall topologies using Cisco devices, implementing virtual private networks (VPNs) and user authentication. This course uses the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum to help students prepare for the CCNA Security certification examination. The titles of this course were previously Computer Security IV and Basic Network Perimeter Protection.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 1

Level II Prereq: CNT 206 and CNT 216, minimum grade "C"

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