netsec20211222-online


Dates: 22nd December 2021
Location: Online

Synopsis The tutorial is a snapshot of some of the labs that are delivered in the 3 or 5 day Network security workshops that are delivered by APNIC. The focus of the tutorial is to examine the elements involved in establishing and maintaining security for a network, and building an understanding and familiarity with the operations. This tutorial aims at providing attendees a practical approach to:

  • Overview of Intrusion Detection systems.
  • Packet Analysis using tcpdump.
  • Session and Signature Analysis using Security Onion (free and open source Linux distribution) for intrusion detection, enterprise security monitoring, and log management.

Target Audience

  • Engineers, Network Managers and Operators, and Security policy makers who are interested in network security and want to gain an understanding of the intrusion detection and network security monitoring.

Pre-requisites

It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of

  • Network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model and TCP/IP.
  • Basic Linux command line (CLI) skills.

We recommend the following Academy courses be completed before the start of the tutorial:

Workshop topics

  • Network security fundamentals
  • Packet Analysis
  • Network Intrusion detection

Other requirements

  • Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers with high-speed Wi-Fi (802.11a/g/n/ac) and administrative access to system. It is also recommended that laptops have Intel i5 or i7 processor, >=8GB of RAM and 30GB of free hard disk space.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client, VirtualBox/VMware
  • Attendees must have an APNIC Academy login account. If you don't have one already, you can create an account for free at https://academy.apnic.net/
  • Please test the speed of your Internet connection to the servers where the Virtual Machines (VMs) are hosted at the Learn on Demand data centres, using the speed test tool at https://www.learnondemandsystems.com/speedtest/

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • netsec20211222-online.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/12/21 05:08
  • by warren