Pretend that it is 2:00 AM, you are fast asleep and you have received a call at home from the IT Guru network operations center regarding a significant slowdown of the corporate network.You turn on your laptop and try to connect to establish a connection to your corporate network, but are unable to establish a stable connection.
After you apply network troubleshooting tools and the Cisco troubleshooting methodology to your home network (Ping, Tracert, NSLookup, or other tools), you are tasked with writing up a report. In your report, you are to answer the following:
Describe the types of issues these troubleshooting tools will help you address.
Provide your opinion on your favorite tool to use and the Cisco troubleshooting methodology
Would you follow this same method for a corporate network as you would for your home network? Explain why or why not.
The manager of the IT Guru network operations center has recently hired 5 new employees to provide 247 coverage of the NOC and has asked you to provide an overview on the use of Wireshark as a network troubleshooting tool. Your presentation will be used as a training aid for the new employees.
For this assignment you will need to provide a presentation that will train a new hire on the use of Wireshark as a network troubleshooting tool.
Your PowerPoint presentation should contain 1 slide each covering the following:
Explanation of what Wireshark is.
How Wireshark can be used for traffic capture and analysis.
Deep packet analysis of common protocols.
Examples of normal and abnormal behavior on the network.
Examples of common attack signatures.
Conclusion slide with a review of how to understand passive and active attacks.
Extra details to support your narration in the slide notes section so that the slides can be used as a reference source for the employees after your presentation.