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COMSC 142 - Network Security (CS)

4 credits

Network Security introduces students to the principles and industry applications of designing and maintaining a secure network. Topics include firewalls, encryption algorithms, authentication, remote access, data integrity and secure communications, network security management and policies. The laboratory component includes secure router and firewall design, installation, configuration and maintenance, authentication methods and virtual private networks. Preparation for industry security certifications include MCNS, CSPFA, Security+, CSSP.

Prerequisites: COMSC 124 - CCNA2: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials (SRWE) .