This Beginner Plus level lab exercise introduction to Linux host-based network security consists of two parts. It will provide some hands-on layered defense experience with hardening a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) server by examining what ports, IPs and services are exposed to the network, and work on addressing and securing the outstanding network security issues layer by layer.

This is the third module in the Cyber-Physical Industry course; however, it can be taught as a standalone module.  The purpose of this module is to introduce students to an integrated perspective on security, safety, and risk that has quality management at its center.

8 Lessons

This is the fourth and final module in the Cyber-Physical Industry course; however, it can be taught as a standalone module.  The purpose of this module is to introduce students to physical and cognitive ergonomics (human factors), and explain why this discipline is so critical for cybersecurity management. The lessons relate musculoskeletal, metabolic, environmental, and cognitive aspects of performance to contextual risk.

7 Lessons