MET CS 674 Database Security

Prerequisites: MET CS 669 or MET CS 579. Or instructor’s consent.
Delivery: Boston-Charles River Campus, North Campus-Chelmsford, Online
Program: MS CS elective, MS CIS elective
Syllabus: CS674_C1_EL_Spring 2015 ; CS674 BHA Summer 2016

Description: The course provides a strong foundation in database security and auditing. This course utilizes Oracle scenarios and step-by-step examples. The following topics are covered: security, profiles, password policies, privileges and roles, Virtual Private Databases, and auditing. The course also covers advanced topics such as SQL injection,database management security issues such as securing the DBMS, enforcing access controls, and related issues. 4 credits.