This quick reference page provides a summary of the specifications of the Network Security pod.
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Network Security Pod
You may request virtual machine templates for the Network Security pod from CSSIA.
The virtual machines in the Network Security Pod are listed in the table below.
|Virtual Machine Topology Name||Virtual Machine Deployment Name|
|Backtrack 5R3 Internal||Net_Security_Master_BT5Int|
|Windows 2008 Firewall||Net_Security_Master_Win2008Fw|
|Windows 2008 Sniffer||Net_Security_Master_Win2008Sniff|
|Backtrack 5 External||Net_Security_Master_BT5Ext|
The Center for Systems Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA) provides virtual machine templates to install on the pod.
To request access to the preconfigured virtual machine templates from CSSIA:
Please refer to the NETLAB+ Network Security Pod Install and Configuration Guide for details on installing the VMs on your NETLAB+ system.