INFS3235-B Computer & Network Security (Fall 2021)

Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit for more information.
Session, Dates: 1 (08/30/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Time: -
Location: Internet/Online
Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is intended to meet the needs of students and professionals who want to master practical network and computer security. A basic knowledge of computers and networks is required. Those seeking to pass the Computing Technology Industry Associations (CompTIAs) Security+ certification exam will find the course texts approach and content especially helpful, because all Security+ objectives are covered in the textbook Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals. The course and the books pedagogical features are designed to provide a truly interactive learning experience to help prepare the students for the challenges of network and computer security and to develop methodologies for the control and audit of computerized information systems.

About the Instructor(s)

Wenli Wang, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems
412-397-6473 phone
412-397-6468 fax
Wheatley Center 218