Defensive Cyber Security operations introduces and exercises a complete range of anomaly / intrusion detection and identification mechanisms. Students will also learn and exercise handling of an existing intrusion which includes forensic operations as well as securing the remaining systems. This is a complete course in cyber defense which enables students on successful completion to operate systems under real-world exposure.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:1. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the fundamental principles underlying the defence of systems and networks.
2. Define and identify defensive cyber security architectures and their purpose.
3. Operate defensive network architectures and systems in a practical context.
4. Extrapolate current threats and identify potential, future threats.
5. Communicate a cyber security situation and response to a heterogenous team of professionals.
Other InformationPlease contact CECS Student Services at studentadmin.cecs[at]anu.edu.au to obtain a permission code to enrol.
Indicative AssessmentAssignments (50%); Final Exam (50%)
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WorkloadUp to 60 hours of total face-time, which includes interactions with lectures and tutors. Up to 60 hours of total preparation, repeat, assignment and practical exercise time.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5904||25 Jul 2022||01 Aug 2022||31 Aug 2022||28 Oct 2022||In Person||N/A|