CIT 250 Cyber Defense and Firewall Security

This course explores the role of firewalls in building a secure Local Area Network.  Students learn how firewalls fit into network security, the role they play, and how they can be effectively combined with other security components to enhance network security. Topics include planning, installation, building, and maintenance of a firewall as well as decision making and trouble-shooting firewall issues.  Prerequisite: CIT 150 or permission of the instructor.  Three lecture hours per week.  Instructional Support Fee applies.  Competency met: Technical Literacy (8.0)  3 credits  Fall

3 credits
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