ITI506 Linux Enterprise Security (8)

This subject covers how to perform detailed troubleshooting tasks for complex security problems. In addition to gaining the knowledge and skills students will need to design a secure SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server networking environment.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Only for students enrolled in:
Master of Networking and Systems Administration
Master of Management (IT) - MMgtInfoTech
Graduate Certificate in Management (IT) - GradCertMgtInfoTech


ITI500 and ITI505

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be able to configure packet filtering and network address translation;
- be able to set-up access control with proxy cache services;
- be able to set-up and configure a virtual private network;
- be able to configure Novell client firewall to safeguard VPN clients and other network resources.


This subject will cover the following topics:

General security considerations
Host security
Network security
General firewall design
Packet filters
Application-level gateways
Virtual private networks
Intrusion detections
What to do if things go wrong despite your efforts


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.