CYB332 Secure Windows Administration

Course Description

This course covers the secure administration of Windows based Desktop and server systems. Students will learn how to implement and assess standards based security measures on Windows based operating systems. Automating the implementation and assessment of security measures will be a core component of the class. Legal and ethical aspects of system administration will also be covered.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the steps necessary for hardening a Windows system in accordance with a given standard.
  • Assess the security of a Windows system against common baselines.
  • Contrast different Windows hardening standards.
  • Utilize automated tools to secure a Windows system.