Intrusion Analysis and Response

Course Group: 
Cyber Security
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This course is designed as either a standalone course or to flow from the Introduction to Pen Testing course. The course will explore the attackers’ mindsets and methods, and work through the different ways of protecting the estate. The course will cover keystone technologies required in an effective security defence solution including an introduction to usable and effective policies that staff will follow and not be encouraged to work around.   

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Duration: 5 Days

Delivery Mode: Classroom


Advertised: Canberra

In-house: Contact the  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/completion.
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Masters Credit: 72 hours (12 working days) of approved short course training (plus an assessment) can be credited as an unspecified elective on our Masters of Cyber Security / Cyber Security Operations.




This course is useful for IT graduates entering the Cyber Security profession or those in junior Cyber Security roles.  It is also useful for investigators who wish to develop a technical approach to their profession. Prior attendance at Cyber Security Boot Camp is recommended.




Theoretical content includes

  • Networking fundamentals
  • Network security fundamentals
  • Intrusion analysis and response
  • Secure socket layer (SSL)
  • IPSec
  • Firewalls
  • Intrusion analysis practices
  • Legal, privacy and ethics issues




UNSW Canberra Cyber 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. UNSW Canberra Cyber 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 UNSW Canberra Cyber scholars, in areas ranging from information technology and engineering to law and politics, have significant international reputations for their work. 

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