Oct 31, 2020  
2020-21 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-21 Academic Catalog

CSE-248 CCO

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CSE-248 - Ethical Hacking

3 credits
Ethical Hacking covers the tools and techniques used to find security vulnerabilities in information technology (IT) networks, servers, routers & switches, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and other common components in the IT infrastructure. Topics include physical security, reconnaissance & social engineering, network scanning, device enumeration, network hardening, login credentials & multifactor WiFi & cell network attacks, Bluetooth hacking, cryptography and evaluating mobile devices. The unique challenges of securing wired and wireless Internet of Things devices is covered.
This course uses the Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH) CIEH exam 312-50 exam objectives as its core objectives, but concentrates on the skills necessary to evaluate then secure the IT infrastructure.

Prerequisite(s): CSE-220  or permission of the instructor. CSE-150  and CSO-105  or similar experience is recommended.

Corequisite(s): CSE-248L  



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