Web Security Series

Web Security Associate

Web Security Associate teaches you how to secure your network from unauthorized activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter.

 

This course identifies security principles and techniques that enable you to stop a hacker by understanding how to implement access control lists, operating system hardening and firewall technology. It also teaches you how to personalize your network security system so you can create a solution that adheres to universal principles, but also conforms to your business needs in responding to specific hacker attacks.

 

You will learn about authentication procedures, encryption standards and implementations that help ensure proper user authentication. You will also learn about the specific ports and protocols that hackers manipulate, and about direct and indirect ways to protect your network operating systems. Finally, you will learn how to respond to and report hacker activity, engage in proactive detection, and always keep your company’s needs in mind.

 

This course will undertake learning in the following areas…

  • What is Security?
  • Elements of Security
  • Applied Encryption
  • Types of Attacks
  • Recent Networking Vulnerability Considerations
  • General Security Principles
  • Protocol Layers and Security
  • Securing Resources
  • Firewalls and Virtual Private Networks
  • Levels of Firewall Protection
  • Detecting and Distracting Hackers
  • Incident Response
Web Security Series – Web Security Associate