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(IT 482) Advanced Topics in Information Assurance and Security

Advanced topics in information assurance: systems verification, information flow/protection, computer viruses/malware, intrusion detection models, multi-level security, forensics, network firewalls, cryptography, e-commerce support, and database security.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisites IT 381
Offered Winter
Programs Digital Security Certificate

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Understand the need for security.
  2. Explain some of the considerations for choosing how to secure a system.
  3. Understand some of the basics of how to secure a system IT.
  4. Acquire knowledge of working with security tools.