COURSE: 70-420 Computer Security (3)
An introduction to security and firewall concepts using the LINUX operating system as an illustrative example. Common security weaknesses are presented, together with appropriate corrective action. General topics include: Your network as it appears to the outside world, common attacks from external sources, common attacks from internal sources. Prerequisite: 70-220 or consent of instructor. Offered: Spring, as needed, RMVL.