2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
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2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CNE 254 Fundamentals of Network Security (5 credits)

Prerequisite CIS 265  or CNE 241  with a 2.0 grade or better.

Course Description
Provides students with the knowledge and skills to begin supporting network security within an organization.

Student Outcomes
Students will meet the outcomes for the current CompTIA Security+ certification:

Explain the fundamentals of network security, such as secure application development, automation concepts, virtualization and cloud computing concepts, cryptographic concepts, physical security controls, embedded and specialized systems, digital forensics, organizational security, and risk management processes and concepts.
Analyze potential indicators and security assessments associated with application and network attacks
Implement secure network designs and protocols
Install and configure wireless security settings
Implement identity, account management controls, authentication, and authorization solutions
Implement public key infrastructure

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