This course examines a variety of communication protocols, the servers that use them and their vulnerabilities. Students will explore methods to exploit vulnerabilities through Internet/Intranet applications. Discussion will center on best practices and students will use various utilities to build, test and defend servers in the web environment.
COURSE PREREQUISITE: MCT 280 and good understanding of networking concepts
The astronomical growth in the Internet has made it a prime target for attack. Many companies rely on financial transactions in an environment where identity theft and malicious attacks on Internet functionality are a daily occurrence. It is vital that IT personnel understand the threats to their systems, how to build their system minimizing the risk and then how to monitor and defend it.
REQUIRED TEXTBOOK (S) and/or MATERIALS:
Title: Web Security - For Network and System Administrators Author: David Mackey
Publisher: Course Technology
Attached course outline written by: Jamie Bridgham Date: WI/03
Effective Date: 03/WI
Academic Dean: Thos C. Pensabene Date:
TITLE: Web Server and Application Security PREFIX/NO.: MCT286
COURSE OBJECTIVES: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Target elements that increase risk factors such as banners, operating systems, open ports, etc,
Understand and demonstrate appropriate placement of support servers such as SQL, Exchange, DNS, etc,
UNIT VI: STANDARDS AND COMPLIANCE
Understand how to survey and evaluate risks in a specific environment
Take a specific risk management report and create a standards document.
Understand & demonstrate the process used to create a compliance report configuring the tools necessary to complete it.
UNIT VII: SECURITY TESTING
Understand and demonstrate how to use and automate tools for monitoring a mature network
Recognize the difference between general tools and an IDS (Intrusion Detection System) used to monitor a network environment
OUTCOME/ASSESSMENT MEASURES: Upon successful completion of the objectives for this course, the student will have acquired basic cognitive knowledge of
This course requires students to work an average of 4.
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5 hours per week in hands-on, lab activity. Students are responsible for completing all lab work outside of the classroom. While you may choose to do this lab work somewhere other than the College, Metro provides computer labs for students who do not have the required resources or facilities available to them.
Understand and demonstrate the process of risk analysis in the web environment