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Course Description

AWR-138-W - Network Assurance, Web-Based

Verified/Updated 2/27/2015

Course Overview
Network Assurance covers secure network practices necessary to protect networked systems against attacks and exploits. Network security administration topics include firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention, common cryptographic ciphers, AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting), server and client security, and secure policy generation.

  • Layered defense
  • Surveillance and reconnaissance
  • Outsider threat protection


•Emergency management agency
•Emergency medical services
•Fire service
•Governmental administrative
•Law enforcement
•Public health
•Public safety communications
•Public works
•Hazardous materials personnel

Participants must have a 56K modem internet connection (broadband connection recommended), a current browser (i.e., Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Firefox 2.0 or higher, or Safari 2 or higher), Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher, and Adobe Flash or higher

Contact Information
Catherine Gibson
Training Coordinator
Phone: 979-458-6744 | Toll-free: (800) 541-7149

Other Information
In order to receive the full two credit hours, all four classes in the Cyber security for IT Professionals track must be successfully completed

After registering for this online course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us.

To Register for this Course: Assurance

Prerequisites & Other Information:

Complete the following online courses: 
    AWR-173 Information Security Basics 
    AWR-175 Information Security for Everyone

or have a good knowledge and understanding of the following topics:
    Patching and updating 
    Confidentiality, integrity, and availability 
    Disclosure, alteration, and denial 
    Vulnerabilities, attacks, and controls 
    Types of attacks and attackers 
    Access Control 
    TCP/IP Networking 
    Networking basics and security 
    Operating system security 

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 5.00
Provider: TEEX
Disciplines: Health Care
Law Enforcement
Public Health
Public Works
Public Safety Communications
Emergency Management
Fire Service
Emergency Medical Service
Government Administration

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