Live eTutorial: Network Security – 2-part

15:00 - 27 January 2021
18:30 - 28 January 2021
Time shown in UTC +10:00

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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.

Target audience

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:

Course outline

  • Network security fundamentals
  • Cryptography and PKI
  • Device and Infrastructure Security
  • Virtual Private Networks and IPSec

Other requirements

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 rviews@route-views.oregon-ix.net

Please note

This is a 2-part tutorial, to be delivered 3.00pm-6.30pm (UTC +10:00) on 27 and 28 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.

Local Contact

APNIC Training
Email: training@apnic.net