Network Security


Network Security

MET CS 690 (4 credits)

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.

2022FALLMETCS690 A1, Sep 8th to Dec 8th 2022

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 06:00 PM 08:45 PM HAR 326

2022FALLMETCS690 E1, Sep 8th to Dec 8th 2022

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 06:00 PM 08:45 PM HAR 326

2023SPRGMETCS690 A1, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2023

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 06:00 PM 08:45 PM COM 217

2023SPRGMETCS690 O1, Jan 17th to Mar 6th 2023

Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM

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