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Ethical Hacking

Course Number: 10150145
Credits: 3.00

Course Description

10-150-145 ETHICAL HACKING ...examine common security vulnerabilities and defenses used to protect network resources. Included is a discussion of security policies, user awareness training, network monitoring, and secure network design. (Prerequisites: 10-150-153. Linux; 10-150-187, Microsoft Server 2; 10-150-201, Cisco Intermediate)

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall
  • Spring

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Course Competencies

  1. Describe the different types of information technology security threats
  2. Conduct corporate information technology research in a security mindset
  3. Distinguish hardware, software and network vulnerabilities
  4. Conduct information technology security audits
  5. Use security scanning tools to conduct network penetration testing