The lectures and readings listed here are subject to change, including in response to current events (i.e., major news items).

Friday, January 24
Readings:
  • Bellovin, Chaps 1–3.
  • “Defining Security”, via Courseworks

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Friday, January 31
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Friday, February 07
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Friday, February 14
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Friday, February 21

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Friday, February 28
Hardware Security
Guest lecturer: Prof. Simha Sethumadhavan
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Friday, March 06
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Friday, March 13

Zoom Instructions; Security Implications of COVID-19
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Friday, March 27
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Friday, April 03

Readings:
  • Bellovin, Chapter 11; 16.3.

Readings:
  • Bellovin, Section 17.2.
Friday, April 10
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Friday, April 17

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Friday, April 24
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Friday, May 01

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Note: this class will be conducted as a seminar—come prepared to discuss the issues.
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Friday, May 08