WCOMS4180-1: Network Security for Spring 2018

Days and Time

Fridays 10:10 AM-12:40 PM

Location

RTBA BTBA

Allowed For:

  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Professional
  • PhD

Prerequisites:

COMS W3137 or W3139 and W4119, or the instructor's permission

Notes:

None

Instructor:

Cook, Debra Lee

Description

Introduction to network security concepts and mechanisms. Foundations of network security and an in-depth review of commonly-used security mechanisms and techniques, security threats and network-based attacks, applications of cryptography, authentication, access control, intrusion detection and response, security protocols (IPsec, SSL, Kerberos), denial of service, viruses and worms, software vulnerabilities, web security, wireless security, and privacy.