COURSE: 70-420 Computer Security (3)
Fundamentals of computer and network security and information assurance. Topics include access control, authentication, trusted computing, software security and vulnerabilities, operating system security models, how various kinds of malware function, network security devices and architecture, computer hacking techniques and countermeasures, intrusion detection, cryptography, wireless security, and network security protocols. Prerequisite: 70-220 or consent of instructor. Offered: Spring, RMVL.