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Firewall and IPS Technology (2015 Autumn)

Organisation: UTU / Dept. of Information Technology

Credit Points: 5

Responsible Person: Antti Hakkala

Course code: DTEK8063

Learning outcomes:
The objectives of this course are to get detailed theoretical knowledge and hands-on practical laboratory experience in Firewall and IPS technology.

Lectures and laboratory work on firewall and IPS/IDS configuration and testing in an isolated laboratory environment using state-of-the-art information security software. After passing the course with a sufficient grade it is possible to take a vendor-specific certification exam for the information security software used in the course. Details of certification and requirements for certification eligibility are given during lectures.



  1. Wed 28.10.–16.12. weekly at 10:15–11:45, B2038