MECC to Offer Basic Network Security Course

Big Stone Gap – Mountain Empire Community College will offer a beginning class in network security this summer. ITN 260 Network Security Basics provides in-depth instruction in the basics of network security, including security objectives, security architecture, security models, and security layers. Topics such as risk management, network security policy, and security training will also be covered. The class will focus on the five security keys – confidential, integrity, availability, accountability, and auditability. ITN 260 will be offered Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8:45 p.m., June 8 to August 3. To register, contact MECC’s Enrollment Service Office at 276.523.7474 or visit