INFS6490-A Computer Network Security    (Fall 2012)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 3 (10/20/2012 - 12/15/2012)

Days: W

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 304

Seats Available: 8 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

Computer Network Security directs the student to develop methodologies for the control and audit of computerized information systems. Techniques of control assessment are presented for both stand-alone and integrated transaction processing systems in various file and database structured environments. Specific control and security procedures for various hardware platforms are analyzed. Topics include: security threats, preventing, detecting and dealing with viruses, security standards, authentication methods, encryption methods, access control, LAN security, firewall: TCP/IP and Internet security, and security policies.

About The Instructor

J. Packy Laverty, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems
412-397-6477 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 310