TSEC01: Tutorial

Network Security tutorial

09:00 - 05 March 2017
17:00 - 05 March 2017
Function Hall
Jasmine Palace Hotel

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The objective of this tutorial is to examine the elements involved in establishing and maintaining security for a network, and building understanding and familiarity with the operations.

Device and network infrastructure security is examined with a focus on establishing robust, stable, and secure networks and protecting the data and processes that occur.

The tutorial also covers the nature and structure of network attacks and the motivation that drives such online malicious activity, including: tools used in modern attacks, who is behind them, and their impact. The course further examines the actions and processes that can be used to identify, mitigate, and respond to such attacks.


This tutorial is being delivered at MMNOG. See the MMNOG website for details and to register.

Target audience

This tutorial is for all engineers and operators concerned with network security, who are interested in gaining an understanding of and how to mitigate threats.


It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations and Internet technologies.

Course outline

  • Network security fundamentals
  • Network infrastructure security
  • Securing routers
  • Monitoring and managing access
  • Network analysis and forensics
  • Botnet analysis

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises.