Core Concepts – IT Security
Price: $1,599 Self-Paced Online
Prerequisites: CompTIA Security+ or equivalent industry experience.
This program is offered via streaming video and self-paced online lab work using the iLabs platform.All of the same modules taught in the live courses are recorded and presented in a streaming video format and the student can set their own learning pace.
In this course you will learn the core skills to build a solid security foundation. You will examine in detail the traffic that traverses the network at the packet and binary level. You will build solid knowledge on the lowest layers of the network. In the course you will conduct extensive hands-on exercises. You will learn to master the TCP/IP protocol. You will learn essential UNIX and Linux survival skills that separate you from the many security professionals who are Windows centric..
Additionally, you will be introduced to vulnerability assessment and the hacking methodology. When you finish this course you will have a solid security foundation to pursue more advanced security training. For many, when you take a class like the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) you have not established the foundation that is needed to get the most from the course, this is where the Core Concepts course comes in, it is the bridge between a beginning level security course and CEH. Furthermore it focus on the main concepts required to build a foundation in security.
This course is for anyone who wants to start out with the foundation and core concept skills for becoming a security professional.
This program is presented in cooperation with EC-Council, a global leader in InfoSec Cyber Security certification programs.
Curriculum Advisors are available at 978.250.4983 to answer any questions you may have regarding the programs of interest to you.
Students Will Learn:
- How to analyze packets for irregularities
- How to detect signs of crafted packets
- Advanced protocol analysis techniques
- Perform low-level protocol analysis
- Functional skills in Unix and Linux
- Virtualization and how to build your own virtual labs
- Fundamentals of vulnerability assessment and the hacking methodology
1 year access to instructor-led training modules with streaming video presentations and practice simulators
1 year access to the official e-courseware
6 month access to the online lab environment access (iLabs)
Certificate of completion
Certification exam voucher