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Course EIT-FUN-413-K-7

Information Security Assessment and Operations (6K+V+L, 8.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
6 K Lecture with exercise classes and lab (V/U/L) 8.0 CP 45 h 195 h
- V Lecture with integrated exercises
- L Laboratory course
(6K+V+L) 8.0 CP 45 h 195 h


CP, Effort 8.0 CP = 240 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [EIT-FUN] Wireless Communication and Navigation
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


  • Introduction to information security (10 %)
  • Security assessment (40 %)
    • Introduction to security assessment
    • Reconnaissance
    • Scanning
    • Exploitation
    • Post-exploitation
  • Security operations (30 %)
    • Intrusion prevention and detection
    • Incident response
    • Standards, regulations and security policies
  • Emerging topics (1-3 current topics per semester, 20 %)
    • E.g. Industrial security, cloud security, mobile/IoT security and WiFi auditing


  • Mastering Kali Linux for Advanced Penetration Testing
  • The Hacker Playbook 3
  • Phishing Attacks: Advanced Attack Techniques
  • Physical Security: 150 Things You Should Know
  • Security Risk Assessment: Managing Physical and Operational Security
  • Blue Team Field Manual/Red Team Field Manual
  • Attacking Network Protocols: A Hacker's Guide to Capture, Analysis, and Exploitation
  • Hands-On Red Team Tactics: A practical guide to mastering Red Team operations


Enrollment in the respective OLAT course

References to Course [EIT-FUN-413-K-7]

Module Name Context
[EIT-FUN-413-M-7] Information Security Assessment and Operations P: Obligatory 6K+V+L, 8.0 LP