Coursera Project Network
How to Secure your Network Device using Cisco Packet Tracer
Coursera Project Network

How to Secure your Network Device using Cisco Packet Tracer

Taught in English

ahmed elshorafa

Instructor: ahmed elshorafa

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Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

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1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.6

(17 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • In this Guided Project, you will be able to apply authentication on the switches in your network topology.

  • In this Guided Project, you will be able to apply authentication on the router in your network topology.

  • In this Guided Project, you will be able to configure DHCP on your router and secure the ports of your switch from the attackers.

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.6

(17 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. LO1: By the end of Task 1, you will be able to create your network topology using Cisco packet tracer.

  2. LO2: By the end of Task 2, you will be able to apply authentication on the switches in your network topology.

  3. LO3: By the end of Task 3, you will be able to apply authentication on the router in your network topology.

  4. LO4: By the end of Task 4, you will be able to make different PCs from different VLANs communicate with each other.

  5. LO5: By the end of Task 5, you will be able to configure DHCP on your router and secure the ports of your switch from the attackers.

Recommended experience

- Basic Knowledge of TCP/IP model

- Basic Knowledge of OSI layers

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ahmed elshorafa
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

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    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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