Computer Network Operations
This course provides the foundation for offensive and defensive tactical Cyber Operations. Students will develop knowledge and skills of the tools, techniques and procedures involved with Computer Network Operations (CNO). Students will explore and develop competence in addressing strategic, operational and tactical issues of CNO.
Duration: 5 Days
Delivery Mode: Classroom
In-house: Contact the Professional Education Course Unit for more information and to arrange a quote. Recommended for groups of 10 or more.
What you will receive:
- Comprehensive set of course notes.
- UNSW certificate of attendance.
- Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.
This course is well suited to experienced IT professionals who wish to further specialise in offensive and defensive tactical Cyber Operations.
Objective and learning outcomes include:
- Conduct simple computer network operations by defining the suitable operation goals and outcomes.
- Conduct indirect and direct reconnaissance against a target.
- Identify suitable vulnerabilities for access opportunities.
- Assemble and package computer exploits
- Understand and apply strategies to penetrate network defences.
- Install native and implanted network backdoors for access assurance.
- Expand network access to reach target systems.
- Defeat hacker OPSEC by understanding the full spectrum of offensive activities and designing detection and identification mechanisms.
- Improve CNO OPSEC by understanding artefacts and signatures generated from CNO activities.
- Plan computer network operations using industry and government best practices.
- Provide advice on the efficacy of CNO in creating Effects.
- Provide advice to policy makers on strategic issues regarding cyber capabilities, doctrine, and partnerships.
- Provide basic penetration testing services.
The Australian Centre for Cyber Security (ACCS) is a focal point for the research of some 60 scholars from various faculties across UNSW who conduct research work on different aspects of cyber security. The Centre is based in Canberra at the Defence Force Academy that provides both advanced research as well as undergraduate and graduate education on cyber security. ACCS brings together the biggest concentration of research and tertiary education for the multi-disciplinary study of cyber security in any single university in the Southern hemisphere. A number of ACCS scholars, in areas ranging from information technology and engineering to law and politics, have significant international reputations for their work.
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