Computer Security   [Archived Catalog]

CSC 5435 - Computer Security

Credits, 3 sem hrs
A study of the fundamental concepts and practical applicaitons of computing systems security from a critical and analytical standpoint. Topics include, security concepts and services, physical, operational, and organiztional security, cryptography, hardening, secure code, secure applications development, threats, vulnerabilities, and countermeasures, legal, ethical and privacy considerations.