The functionality and use of computer systems and networks keep advancing and now involves most of business or life critical tasks and information. This has left the security of information and computer networks with an ever-changing landscape of threats and vulnerabilities.
The course will equip participants with modern techniques to secure any kind of network and network-accessible resources from unauthorized access, misuse, modification or denial of service. This practical course is based on the CIA triad model (confidentiality, integrity and availability) to achieve security in both wired and wireless networks against insiders and intruders.
The course prepares you for international certifications in networks and information security.
Duration - 3 months
Target: Network or System Security Specialists (Beginner), Network or System Administrators, Academicians, Students and Hobbyists.
·Fundamentals of Computer Networks
·Information Security Fundamentals
· Addressing Threats · Backdoors, Virus, and Worms · Virtualization · Introduction to the Linux Operating System · Password Cracking · Cryptography · Web Servers and web applications · Authentication · Intrusion Detection Systems · Firewalls and Honeypots · Hacking Cycle · Introduction to Ethical Hacking · Secure Network Protocols · Network Attacks · Bastion Hosts and DMZ · Proxy Servers · Virtual Private Network · Wireless Networks · Introduction to Wireless Network Security
· Minimum of CCNA / CCNA NETACAD Sem3 Graduates or certification in any of the following: Comptia Network+ / MCSE / MCITP / Comptia Linux+
OR Degree or diploma in Information Technology / Computer Science / Computer Engineering / Computer Networking
OR 1-2 years’ experience in System or Network Administration
Knowledge in Operating System concepts [Describe, install, upgrade, navigate,
and perform basic configuration and troubleshooting for windows and or linux OS.]
Duration: 3 months
Fees: GHS 2000
Registration fee: GHS 60.00
Next Start Date: Please call the office - Evening Weekdays 5:30pm - 8:30pm (Evening)
Date for weekend class (Saturdays only) will be published soon.
Indicate your preferred session on the registration form
NB: Start dates are based on the available batch at the time of payment