CSC427H5 • Computer Security

Description

Network attacks and defenses, operating system vulnerabilities, application security (e-mail, Web, databases), viruses, spyware, social engineering attacks, privacy and digital rights management. The course will cover both attack techniques and defense mechanisms.

Prerequisites
Enrolment Limits
Priority is given to students enrolled in Computer Science Specialist, Information Security Specialist, Bioinformatics Specialist or Computer Science Major programs.
Distribution Requirement
Science
Total Instructional Hours
24L/12P
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Computer Science