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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


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.