CSC302 – Computer Security II
3 Credit Hours
Instructor: Dr. Bin Lu, Associate Professor of Computer Science
Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, 2nd Edition, Charlie Kaufman, Radia Perlman, and Mike Speciner, Prentice Hall Publishers, 2002.
Other Supplemental Materials
Counter Hack Reloaded: A Step-by-Step Guide to Computer Attacks and Effective Defenses, 2nd Edition, Edward Skoudis, Tom Liston, Prentice Hall Publishers, 2006.
brief description of the content of the course (catalog description)
Principles and current technological developments in computer security (a continuation of CSC 301). Topics include security requirements, attack models, cryptography, authentication, and systems security, among others. Students will also learn practical knowledge through hands-on lab experience.
prerequisites or co-requisites
Prerequisite: CSC301 Computer Security I
indicate whether a required, elective, or selected elective course in the program
specific outcomes of instruction The student will be able to:
explicitly indicate which of the student outcomes listed in Criterion 3 or any other
outcomes are addressed by the course.
Course addresses Student Outcomes (d), (e), (i) and (j).