This unit provides student with a complete understanding of how to protect the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of information and network services in business organisations. Students will study advanced topics in security technology including access control and authentication, firewalls, wireless network security, intrusion detection systems and cryptographic techniques and their applications. The unit provides the knowledge requirements to sit the CompTIA Security and industry standard certification examination should students choose to once they have gained the required industry experience. Note: If students have undertaken COIS23001 Network Security then this unit cannot be taken.
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|Fraction of Full-Time Student Load
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
Prerequisite: COIT20261 Network Routing and Switching
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified
as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa,
must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study
period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining
at least an 80% attendance record).
Term 1 - 2017
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