Ethical Hacking

Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Dean of Business and Professional Studies
Last Offered
This course has not been offered in recent history.
Official Course Description

CIS.265 is designed to develop a professional capability to discover weaknesses and vulnerabilities in target systems using the same skills and tools as malicious threat actors for the purpose of assessing the security posture of networks and data. Students will utilize existing knowledge of TCP/IP, IP addressing, DNS, routing and switching, Windows and Linux skills, command line interface tools, text editing, and information security concepts to develop skills and proficiencies to plan, scope, investigate, test, and report vulnerability assessments in a lawful and legitimate manner. This course will align with the objectives of the CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam. Prerequisites: CIS.185, CIS.215, and CIS.255

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned CIS.265 course section for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2021 Winter (January-May)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Online Course
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
27 of 29
Academic Credits
Billing Credits
Additional Info
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