Computer Security

Computer Security
Introduction to computer security fundamentals: confidentiality, integrity, authentication, and access control. Secret key and public key cryptography, network security protocols, viruses, and fire walls.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesC S 360 or concurrent enrollment.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining C S 465
Course Outcomes

Build a system

Implement a cryptographic algorithm from a standards specification.

Break and fix a system

Demonstrate how attackers compromise real-world systems, and then show how to prevent these attacks.