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Undergraduate Course Details
Number CSC 435
Title Computer and Network Security Engineering
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites CSC315A; CSC273 or CSC311 strongly recommended
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 3372 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 10:50am - 12:05pm MH-301 Sotirios Kentros
L21 3373 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 12:15pm - 1:30pm MH-202 Sotirios Kentros


This course offers a detailed analysis of security problems and the corresponding methods used to create practical, working solutions to problems in computer and network security. Topics include secure software design, architecture of security products, and organization and administration of information security in IT in infrastructures. The course uses an in-depth approach to analysis of security solutions, secure operating systems, secure communication protocols, and secure software. Through laboratory exercises students will develop expertise in the use of contemporary security tools for protecting computers and computer networks.