[ 921NESENSEK13 ] KV (*)Network Security

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Workload Ausbildungslevel Studienfachbereich VerantwortlicheR Semesterstunden Anbietende Uni
1,5 ECTS M1 - Master 1. Jahr Informatik René Mayrhofer 1 SSt Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Anmeldevoraussetzungen (*)Verpflichtend: VO UE Computernetzwerke (aus Bachelor Informatik)
Quellcurriculum Masterstudium Computer Science 2022W
Ziele (*)Students understand the basic security functionality and tasks of various network (security) devices. They can estimate the trade-off between effort, cost, and usability that is required to achieve a certain security level.
Lehrinhalte (*)Security considerations in LANs (e.g. restricting MAC-learning in switches, DHCP snooping, ARP protection, port-based authentication, protection against malicious devices like rogue routers, possible attacks against RSTP/MSTP/PVSTP, protection against VLAN hopping), Anti-Spoofing in routing devices, Firewalls (incl. DPI), network based IDS/IPS (Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems), VPNs (Virtual Private Networks), AAA (e.g. RADIUS).

These topics are presented as an overview; a selected set of concepts is discussed in greater detail and is also practiced in hands-on labs.

Beurteilungskriterien (*)Grading is based on class participation in lab exercises, written summaries of the lab exercises and a final written examination. To pass the course, students must successfully pass all three sections.
Lehrmethoden (*)Lecture includes discussions and small presentations. Practical example scenarios in the network lab complement and extend the lecture.

Abhaltungssprache Englisch
Literatur (*)
  • Slides and text documents presented in the lecture
  • Exemplary listing of books:
    • T. Thomas; D. Stoddard: Network Security First-Step, Cisco Press
    • J.M. Stewart: Network Security, Firewalls, and VPNs, Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Whitepapers and manuals from the vendors of equipment used in the lab scenarios.
  • Supplementary literature will be announced during the the semester.
Lehrinhalte wechselnd? Nein
Sonstige Informationen (*)
Äquivalenzen (*)in collaboration with 921NESENMAK13: KV Network Management (3 ECTS) equivalent to
INMNPKVNMAN: KV Netzwerk-Management (4.5 ECTS)
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