Assignment 3: Network Security Planning – SAFE
Due Week 7 and worth 50 pointsSecuring a large internetwork remains a daunting challenge. Cloud computing and social networks add to this complexity. In two to three (2-3) pages, and using the CISCO SAFE reference architecture, review the modules that afford an organization the foremost protection in evolving technologies and media.Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you:
- Determine if the SAFE architecture has any limitations.
Use at least three (3) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
- Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
- Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
- Create a network security plan inclusive of identifying and analyzing network assets, security risks, security requirements, and security policy.
- Develop network management strategies to include resource monitoring and data collection and interpretation.
- Use technology and information resources to research issues in network architecture and analysis.
- Write clearly and concisely about network architecture and analysis using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.