Network And Security Skills

Preliminary list of

Minimum skills within network and security for IT Master students

i.e. a wishlist, especially for students in GSD, GBI

1.  Network basics

1.1  ISO/OSI/internet layer model

1.2  Protocols

TCP

UDP

SNMP

1.3  Concepts: ports, sockets, session, state

2.  TCP/IP

2.1  IPv4

2.2  IPv6

3.  Network monitoring & analysis

3.1  Tools

General

  • ping
  • traceroute
  • mtr
  • netstat
  • iptraf
  • ntop

Packet dumping tools

  • tcpdump
  • wireshark

Performance tools

  • smokeping
  • iperf

Management

  • Nagios

4.  Servers

4.1  httpd

4.2  mail

4.3  Proxy

squid

nginx

5.  Appendix: Literature / URLs / Reference