Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

Projecting, Administration and Security

NSB Acad. year 2006/2007 Summer semester 5 credits

Projecting and structure of computer networks. Configuration and administration of Unix systems and network elements. Data backups. Extension of TCP/IP, IPv6, IPsec. Extended network services. Securing network services. Firewalls and communication blocking. Monitoring of network elements and workload of computer systems. Virtual private networks.

Guarantor

Language of instruction

Czech

Completion

Credit+Examination (written)

Time span

26 hrs lectures, 26 hrs pc labs

Assessment points

60 exam, 40 labs

Department

Lecturer

Instructor

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

Students are able to move in projecting computer networks and in extended network services.

Learning objectives

To give the knowledge of computer networks projecting, extended services, administration and securing computer systems and networks.

Prerequisite kwnowledge and skills

Basic orientation in computer networks and operating systems.

Study literature

  • Stallings, W.: Network Security Essentials: Applications and Standards, 3/E, Prentice Hall, 2007, ISBN 9780132380331
  • Oppenheimer, P.: Top-Down Network Design, 2nd edition, Cisco Press, 2004, ISBN 1-58705-152-4
  • Zwicky, E. D.: Building Internet Firewalls, 2nd edition, O'Reilly, 2000, ISBN 1-56592-871-7

Fundamental literature

  • Stallings, W.: Network Security Essentials: Applications and Standards, 3/E, Prentice Hall, 2007, ISBN 9780132380331
  • Oppenheimer, P.: Top-Down Network Design, 2nd edition, Cisco Press, 2004, ISBN 1-58705-152-4
  • Zwicky, E. D.: Building Internet Firewalls, 2nd edition, O'Reilly, 2000, ISBN 1-56592-871-7

Syllabus of lectures

  1. Introduction of Network Security.
  2. Authentization and Autorization - Kerboros, AAA, 802.1x.
  3. Security of Operating Systems - ACL, audit, MAC, BSM.
  4. IDS and IPS, Attacks, Password Security.
  5. Firewalls, Blocking Communication.
  6. Virtual Private Networks.
  7. Network Operation and Maintanance.
  8. Application Operation and Maintanance, Backup Systems.
  9. Monitoring of network elements and workload of computer systems.
  10. Cabling Systems.
  11. Network Desing.
  12. Case Study - BUT network.
  13. Bank Holiday.

Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students

  • To perform configuration of Unix system with some network services.

Progress assessment

Work in computer exercises, project submitting.

Controlled instruction

The monitored are presence in computer exercises, project work and final exam, which has two additional correction eventualities.

Exam prerequisites

Getting atleast 18 points during a semester.

Course inclusion in study plans

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