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IT 466: Network Security II

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts

Detailed study of certain symmetric and asymmetric cryptographic schemes; analysis of network data (including "packet sniffing"); security at different network layers (including IPSec, SSL/TLS and Kerberos); and secure e-commerce. Teaches principles of designing and testing secure networks, including use of network partitioning, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and vulnerability assessment tools.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3


IT 223 and IT 341 and (IT 206 or CS 211) and (IT 102 or MATH 112 or MATH 125).


1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018