This two-part tutorial will examine the elements involved in establishing and maintaining security for a network, and building an understanding and familiarity with the operations.
Device and network infrastructure security is also examined with a focus on establishing robust, stable, and secure networks.
This online tutorial is fee-free.
Engineers, Network Managers and Operators, and Security policy makers who are interested in network security and want to gain an understanding of the threats they face and how to mitigate such threats.
It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model and TCP/IP.
It is recommended that you complete this APNIC Academy course before attending the tutorial:
- Intro to Cyber security – https://academy.apnic.net/en/course/introduction-to-cybersecurity/
Network security fundamentals
Cryptography and PKI
Device and Infrastructure Security
Virtual Private Networks and IPSec
Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers for lab work.
Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client
Confirm Secure SHell (SSH) is allowed from the office or home network to access the lab infrastructure? Test ssh connectivity, try to connect to route-views.oregon-ix.net. For example from the CLI type: ssh email@example.com
This is a 2-part tutorial, to be delivered 9.00am-12.30pm (UTC +10:00) on 12 and 13 January.
Please check the time zone for your location.
Please note: so we can deliver the hands-on exercises effectively there are a limited number of places available.