Network Security

MET CS 690

This course will cover advanced network security issues and solutions. The main focus on the first part of the course will be on Security basics, i.e. security services, access controls, vulnerabilities, threats and risk, network architectures and attacks. In the second part of the course, particular focus and emphasis will be given to network security capabilities and mechanisms (Access Control on wire-line and wireless networks), IPsec, Firewalls, Deep Packet Inspection and Transport security. The final portion of the course will address Network Application security (Email, Ad-hoc, XML/SAML and Services Oriented Architecture security. As part of our course review we will explore a number of Network Use Cases. Prereq: MET CS 535 or MET CS 625; Familiarity with OSI and TCP/IP protocol stack; Background-familiarity with binary numbers, prime numbers, binary- hexadecimal-decimal conversions, etc; Familiarity with computer programming concepts; or instructor's consent.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Zhang HAR 210 W 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Mts w/CS690 El

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 Zhang HAR 210 W 6:00 pm-9:00 pm elive course.
Meets on campus
9/7, 10/5, 11/9
& 12/7.
Mts w/CS690 C1

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Staff T 6:00 pm-8:45 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
O1 Tis ARR TBD-TBD On-line course

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