Walsh Catalog 2021-2022

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IT 417 FUNDAMENTALS OF CYBERSECURITY

Organizations have many regulatory and compliance issues to address. Cyber security professionals are responsible for implementing the technical controls that meet these requirements. This course provides the technical knowledge and hands-on lab experiences required to secure an organization's IT systems. Focus areas include fundamentals of cyber security, access control, networking and communication security, understanding attacks against systems including malicious code, controls and countermeasures, system monitoring and analysis, system recovery and response, IT systems audit, cryptography review, and legal issue surrounding cyber security.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

IT 204 and IT 405

Distribution

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY