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IS253 Firewalls and How They Work
Credit hours: 3


Course Level: Undergraduate

Institution:Eastern New Mexico University – Ruidoso

Pre-requisites: IS 131 or Instructor’s permission.

Course Description: Introduces students to the design and implementation of firewalls. Covers such topics as firewalls using CISCO Routers, Microsoft server platform and UNIX platform. Focuses on how firewalls function in these environments and the basic steps to plan and implement firewalls.

Course Syllabus:

Instructor Vitae:


Method of Instruction: Online.

Campus visits required: No

Course Contact: Joel Hutchins

Email: joel.hutchins@enmu.edu


Terms offered:


Other Considerations: Text(s)/Study Guides(s), Manuals: Guide to Firewalls and VPNs, Michael E. Whitman, Herbert J. Mattord, and Andrew Green, Third Edition. Textbook ISBN-13: 978-1-111-13539-3, ISBN-10: 1-111-13539-8 (Required)


Available Seats by Semester for this course:



Section: IS253
Instructor:Joel Hutchins

Class Start Date:Jan-15-18
Class End Date:May-11-18
Seats:13 / 20
Seats return deadline:Jan-15-2018

FALL 2017

Section: IS253
Instructor:Joel Hutchins

Class Start Date:Aug-22-17
Class End Date:Dec-15-17
Seats:8 / 20
Seats return deadline:Aug-29-2017

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