Course Overview

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Learn to stand out in the crowd and show your true potential to employers and customers by taking this Computer Networks Security from Scratch to Advanced course.

Choose to learn about Computer Networks Security with us, and you’ll gain the confidence, knowledge, and talent to take your career to a whole new level of possibilities.

There are plenty of opportunities to learn about this topic online, but with us, you can rest assured that you will be learning from experts and using material that has been compiled by industry professionals with a passion for teaching.

Alpha Academytutors and technicians will be with you every step of the way to guarantee your understanding of the subject matterand that you pass the final assessment with flying colours.

You won’t be given dull facts and figures. This course is full of audio and visual exercises and interaction that will surround you with the knowledgeyou need and update your skillset permanently.

Learning Outcomes of Computer Networks Security from Scratch to Advanced:

Why Choose Us?

  • We use the very latest tools and applications in online education to teach you Computer Networks Security in exciting and innovative ways.
  • You’ll be able to take the Computer Networks Security from Scratch to Advanced course anywhere. Learn on your laptop, be taught on your tablet, school yourself on your smartphone, practise on your PC. The choice is yours!
  • Is time short? Study at the hours that suit you. As long as you have an online device, you can learn at any time of the day or night.

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Assessment and Certification

At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. After you have successfully passed the final exam, you will be able to order an Accredited Certificate of Achievement at an additional cost of £19 for a PDF copy and £29 for an original print copy sent to you by post or for both £39.

Career Path

Not only does our CPD and CiQ accredited course look good on your CV, setting you apart from the competition, it can be used as a stepping stone to greater things. Further advance your learning, launch a new career or reinvigorate an existing one.

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Computer Networks Security from Scratch to Advanced



Course Curriculum

Introduction 00:10:00
Section 01: An Introduction to Computer Networks
1.1 Computer Network 00:10:00
1.2 Computer Network Topologies 00:11:00
1.3 Categories of Computer Network 00:10:00
1.4 Computer Network Devices 00:11:00
1.5 Transmission Media 00:09:00
Section 02: ISO/OSI Model
2.1 ISO/OSI Model 00:10:00
2.2 Application, Presentation, and Session Layers 00:12:00
2.3 Transport and Network Layers 00:11:00
2.4 Data Link and Physical Layers 00:09:00
2.5 ISO/OSI Model in Action 00:10:00
Section 03: TCP/IP Protocols
3.1 Introduction to Computer Networks Protocols 00:11:00
3.2 IP Protocol 00:13:00
3.3 TCP and UDP Protocols 00:12:00
3.4 Application Protocols 00:12:00
3.5 TCP/IP Characteristics and Tools 00:11:00
Section 04: Wireless Networks
4.1 Wireless Networks Benefits 00:09:00
4.2 Types of Wireless Networks 00:12:00
4.3 Wireless Networks Protocol (Wi-Fi) 00:07:00
4.4 Wireless Networks Devices 00:10:00
4.5 Wireless Networks Drawbacks 00:09:00
Section 05: Network Security
5.1 Security Goals 00:09:00
5.2 Securing the Network Design 00:10:00
5.3 TCP/IP Security and Tools 00:12:00
5.4 Port Scanning and Tools 00:11:00
5.5 Sniffing and Tools 00:10:00
Section 06: Firewalls and Honeypots
6.1 Reasons to Use Firewall 00:13:00
6.2 Firewalls Rules 00:11:00
6.3 Firewalls Filtering 00:09:00
6.4 Honeypots 00:07:00
6.5 Bypassing Firewalls 00:08:00
Section 07: Intrusion Detection and Prevention System
7.1 Intrusion Detection System: IDS 00:11:00
7.2 Network IDS: NIDS 00:06:00
7.3 NIDS Challenges 00:09:00
7.4 Snort as NIDS 00:08:00
7.5 Intrusion Prevention Systems: IPS 00:07:00
Section 08: Wireless Network Security
8.1 Wired Equivalent Privacy WEP Attacking 00:11:00
8.2 WPA and AES Protocols 00:09:00
8.3 Wireless Security Misconceptions 00:09:00
8.4 Wireless Attacks and Mitigation 00:09:00
8.5 Secure Network Design with Wireless 00:09:00
Section 09: Physical Security and Incident Handling
9.1 Physical Security Objectives 00:11:00
9.2 Physical Threats and Mitigation 00:11:00
9.3 Defense in Depth (DiD) 00:07:00
9.4 Incident 00:06:00
9.5 Incident Handling 00:14:00
Section 10: Network Security: Conclusion
10.1 Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability (CIA) 00:06:00
10.2 Assets, Threats, and Vulnerabilities 00:04:00
10.3 Risks and Network Intrusion 00:06:00
10.4 Common Attacks 00:09:00
10.5 Security Recommendations 00:06:00

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