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    Sep 27, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CYBR 241 - Net.Intrusion/Detection/Penetration Test

Number of Credits: 3
Network Intrusion Detection and Penetration Testing, is designed to provide students with an understanding of the techniques, tools and processes used by hackers to penetrate and hack wired and wireless networks, and the countermeasures used to protect against these attacks. Students will learn about hacker tools such as malware and scripts, as well as the countermeasures taken by network administrators to stop these attacks. (Fall & Spring Only) Two Hours Lecture. Two hours laboratory. Three Credits. Three billable hours.

Pre-requisite(s): CYBR 122  and CYBR 182  with a minimum grade of C or better.
Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  1. Describe the steps of the ethical hacking process. (GE1,GE2,PG1)
  2. Describe various networking threats; such as malware, viruses and worms, and their countermeasures. (GE1,PG1,PG2)
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of physical security and social engineering attack methods. (GE1,GE7,PG5)
  4. Identify weaknesses in wireless access points and wireless networks. (GE2,PG2)
  5. Understand and evaluate common network security devices, such as honeypots, firewalls, and IDSs. (GE2,PG2)

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