This course focuses on the large scale implementation of information systems security with emphasis on current threats and vulnerabilities. Students will identify key elements that enable these cyber security threats and apply security controls that can mitigate the risk associated with these threats. Students will protect systems and networks from threats.
The learning outcomes of this course are:
- Understanding of basic issues, concepts, principles, and mechanisms in information systems security
- Be able to determine appropriate mechanisms for protecting information systems
- Identification and Authentication Basic concepts of identification and authentication
Pre-Requisites: ICTM 603
Textbook: – Charlie Kaufman, Radia Perlman, and Mike Speciner, Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, 2nd Edition, Prentice Hall, ISBN: 0-13-046019-2