Career & Technical Education > Computer Information Technology

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I. Catalog Course Description

Prerequisites: Instructor Consent
Explains basic IT security concepts and models. Introduces concepts of penetration testing to validate security measures and identify vulnerabilities; formulate a basic security policy; demonstrate basic penetration attacks; assess risks and countermeasures; explain legal and ethical concerns as they apply to penetration testing; explores methods to gain access to computer resources and methods to prevent/reduce vulnerabilities.



Scheduled CIT-274 classes:

Fall 2019