Chapter 8. Products in the Campus

Terms you'll need to understand:

  • TTY line

  • VTY line

  • Strong passwords

  • IDS

  • NIDS

  • HIDS

  • ip audit

  • CS ACS

  • Intrusion prevention

  • Zero-day attacks

  • VMS

  • IBNS

Techniques you'll need to master:

  • Creating Access Control Lists/access lists

  • Using VLAN segmentation

  • Performing NIDS/HIDS tuning

  • Performing network device access management

The largest part of any network, at least in the number of hosts present, is almost always the campus, that portion of the network inside the main interface to the outside world (the edge). However, although it has more hosts, it is a bit simpler in its security configuration needs because nothing should (not will, only should) get in this far from the outside. Of course, you still have to protect resources from the ...

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