Special Topics - Introduction to Computer Security - Section 02

This course provides an introduction to the principles and practice of computer and network security with a focus on both fundamentals and practical information. The key topics of this course are applied cryptography; protecting users, data, and services; network security, and common threats and defense strategies. Students will complete several practical lab assignments involving security tools (e.g., OpenSSL, Wireshark, Malware detection).

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Computer Science
Information Technology
Number: 
CICS 597C
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Saturday, April 7, 2018
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