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AIT 701: Cyber Security: Emerging Threats and Countermeasures

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Covers security issues and current best practices in several applicative domains, ranging from the enterprise to the military. Discusses emerging security threats and available countermeasures with respect to the most recent network and computing technologies, including wireless networks, computer-controlled physical systems, and social networks. Concludes by presenting current trends and open problems.

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Covers security issues and current best practices in several applicative domains, ranging from the enterprise to the military. Discusses emerging security threats and available countermeasures with respect to the most recent network and computing technologies, including wireless networks, computer-controlled physical systems, and social networks. Concludes by presenting current trends and open problems.

When Offered: Fall, Spring.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Registration in MS, Applied IT program or permission of instructor.

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