Centre for Virtual Learning

The College of Information and Communication Technologies

Univeristy of Dar es Salaam

Network Security


Network security consists of the policies and practices adopted to prevent and monitor unauthorized access, misuse, modification, or denial of a computer network and network-accessible resources. In this up-to-speed training course covers Security management for Networks, Network Protocols Security, network threats, firewalls, Secure networking devices, Types of Attacks and more.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Networking
  • Knowing What Is on Your Network
  • Network Protocols Security
  • Types of Attacks
  • Sources Of Network Threats
  • Detecting Intruders
  • Protection: Antivirus and Firewalls
  • Secure Network Devices and Network Isolation
  • Known Vulnerabilities
  • Monitoring Your Network activity

What you should do before attending this course

  • Come with your own Laptop computer
  • You need a basic knowledge of computer networks in order to understand this course
  • Familiarize yourself with OSI Model and Network Protocols

Who Should Attend This Course?

  • The course is suitable for Network Administrator, Network Manager, System Administrator.
  • Anyone who wants to learn Network Security.

How to make Payment

There is two options how you can make your payment:

  • Using Mobile Money ( M-Pesa or Tigo Pesa) send direct to 0754677873 or 0715677873 , the numbers are registered with a name Oscar Mashauri.
  • Make Deposit at Bank: The fees Paid by cash should be deposited to NBC Bank, Account Name: Centre for Virtual Learning, Account Number: 040103002088 and by Cheque should be made payable to the Director, Centre for Virtual Learning (CVL), University of Dar es Salaam. Come with deposit(s) slip.
Fri 16 Mar 2018 - Sun 18 Mar 2018
10:00 AM. - 14:00 PM.
Kijitonyama Campus
TZS 50,000

Office Contact

Centre for Virtual Learning
University of Dar es Salaam
P.O. Box 33335
Kijitonyama Campus

Phone: (+255)-22-2700766
Fax: (+255)-22-2700766
Email: cvl@udsm.ac.tz