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CSP 544: System and Network Security

Texts

Objectives

Prerequisites

Syllabus

Introduction 2 hours
What is network security?
Security objectives and attacks
Network Security Architecture 3 hours
Access Control Systems and Methodology (firewalls) 3 hours
Authentication (Kerberos) 5 hours
Identification 5 hours
Digital Signatures (Basic Schemes and Practice) 7 hours
Hacking, Vulnerabilities, and Countermeasures 6 hours
Security Assessment and Incident Handling 6 hours
Tools Used for Network Security and Detecting and Logging of Incidents 6 hours
Policy, Legal issues, and Ethics 2 hours
Total 45 hours

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