College of Information and Communication Technologies

College of ICT

University of Dar Es Salaam

Short courses

Advanced IT Security

  • Date: - -
  • Venue: Gold Crest Hotel, Mwanza
  • Cost: TZS 1,950,000
  • Contact: 0715677873 | oscar.mashauri@udsm.ac.tz
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Learn how to secure and hardening security of the entire organization enterprise architecture with proper authentication and authorization of systems resources, include secure data by encrypt and decrypt during communicating over the internet between remote offices. The instructor will show you how to use Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) and security associations (SAs) to secure communication between networks. Control access of organizational resources based on user role, adhere with the least privilege principle, is one of the security techniques you'll learn during perform security hardening.

Practical steps will enable you to understand how to isolate you network and configure firewalls to defend against attacks while monitor traffic and events on your network. During these steps we will test to see if our infrastructure security is hardening enough using world known penetration testing tools.

Authentication and Authorization

  • AAA Concepts
  • LDAP and Kerberos
  • RADIUS and TACACS+
  • Network Policy Server
  • Working with Active Directory

Encryption and Decryption

  • Understanding Cryptography
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • SSL and TLS configurations

Firewall

  • Understanding Firewalls
  • Windows Firewall
  • Linux Distro Firewalls
  • Configure NAT and DHCP
  • Access Controls
  • Working with Cisco ASA
  • Monitor traffic and Events

Remote Access and Communication

  • Introduction
  • SSH connection with keys
  • Transport Encryption
  • Understand IPSec VPN
  • Configure Site to Site VPN
  • Direct access client

Penetration Testing

  • Understanding Pen Test Tools
  • Monitor your network
  • Exploring most common Attacks
  • Web security testing in depth

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