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CSCI-B 430 Security for Networked Systems

3 credits

  • Prerequisites: CSCI-C 310, CSCI-C 343, or CSCI 36200
  • Delivery: On-Campus
  • This course is an extensive survey of network security. The course materials cover threats to information confidentiality, integrity, and availability in different internet layers, and defense mechanisms that control these threats. The course also provides a necessary foundation on network security, such as technologies for cryptography, primitives/protocols, authentication, authorization, and access control. It includes hands-on experiences through programming assignments and course projects.

    Learning Outcomes

    1. Understand network systems from the security perspective.
    2. Think proactively about the vulnerabilities in these systems and associated threats.
    3. Develop technologies to counter these threats.


    There is not a syllabus available for this course.