|Course Name:||Information Security|
|Offered Date:||Fall - 2017 | Other versions|
With the ever-expanding use of the internet there has been an increased need for security at all levels within data communications. This course provides the technical foundation required to understand the security concerns faced by network administrators, technical support staff and end users in today's data communications environments. Current security solutions that address issues such as Authentication and Authorization, Data Integrity, Non Repudiation, Privacy/Confidentiality, and Availability of Service will be examined through a combination of lectures and hands-on labs.
|Credit Status:||1 credit (3 units)
Required for BSD - Bachelor of Technology (Software Development)
|Prerequisite:||BTP400 and BTN415|
|Mode of Instruction:||Modes: Self-study preparation, in-class lecture, in-class exercises, and hands-on activity
Hours per week: 3
Room configurations: Classroom, and computer lab
Typical scheduling pattern: Fall term
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.|Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.|Execute mathematical operations accurately.|Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.|Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.|Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.|Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.|Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.|Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.|
Corporate Computer Security, Fourth Edition
by Randall Boyle and Raymond Panko
Published by Prentice Hall
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