ECE 422 - Computer Security I

Semesters Offered

Official Description

Course Information: Same as CS 461. See CS 461.

Subject Area

Computer Engineering

Course Director

Department of Computer Science

Description

Fundamental principles of computer and communications security and information assurance: Ethics, privacy, notions of threat, vulnerabilities, and risk in systems, information warfare, malicious software, data secrecy and integrity issues, network security, trusted computing, mandatory and discretionary access controls, certification and accreditation of systems against security standards. Security mechanisms: Authentication, auditing, intrusion detection, access control, cryptography, security protocols, key distribution.

Notes

Same as CS 461. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours.

Detailed Description and Outline

Same as CS 461. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours.

Last updated

1/22/2015