CYB 4301: Cyber Security and Crime


Introduces the types of security crime, breaches, fraud, and network penetrations. Students learn procedures for preventing intrusions, fraud, and computer crime. Legal impacts for cyber security crimes are discussed and evaluated.


  1. Explain the relevance of cyber security.
  2. Identify the types of cybercrime.
  3. Update computer security and firewall settings.
  4. Scan for malware, rootkits, and malicious software.
  5. Configure browser settings, data execution prevention, and local security policy.
  6. Utilize EULA analyzer, port scanners, network protocol analyzers, and key logger software.
  7. Analyze security risks and traffic.
  8. Identify legal sanctions for cybercrime.
  9. List the procedures for a disaster recovery plan.
  10. Explain the importance of security training and awareness.
  11. Compare cloud computing features.




Security+ guide to network security fundamentals (Rev: 4)

Publisher: Course Technology (2012)
Author: Ciampa, M.
ISBN: 9781111640125
Price: $160.49

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