2019-2020 Academic Catalog

IT 212 Cybersecurity Fund

Explores the fundamental security elements that any IT security professional would need to understand. These would include attack strategies, defense strategies, security access controls for Windows and Linux environments. The student will demonstrate how to harden a server as well as demonstrate how to scan and identify security vulnerabilities within a system. At the completion of this course, a student should be able to develop a strong security plan for any company network. Successful completion of this course will prepare the student to sit for the Security Pro certification as well as the CompTIA Security + and the ISC(2) SSCP certifications.

Credits

3 credits

Prerequisite

IT 130 with a C or higher

Course Content Charge

$143 (TestOut)

Offered

Fall, Winter, Spring