CYBR111 - Cybersecurity OS Fundamentals

This course introduces the Linux Operating System and the fundamentals of Linux security.  As proficiency increases, the incorporation of Kali Linux OS will be implemented. Students also learn the basic tools and features of Kali Linux.

CIP: 11.1003

Credits: 4

Prerequisites: none

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Install and configure appropriate authentication using a Linux operating system as to industry standard.
  2. Configure audit capabilities and logs within a Linux operating system used in the industry.
  3. Demonstrate file system and file management as used in the industry.
  4. Investigate and report on Linux-based vulnerabilities and threats and proper risk mitigation techniques used in industry.
  5. Review security log entries as an individual or in a group.