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George Mason University

MSEC 510: Foundations of Cyber Security

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Provides an overview of the introductory topics in cyber security, which will be the basis for the other security-related in the MSIS.  Topics include basic concepts on CIA (confidentiality, integrity, and availability), risk management, disaster recovery, access control, basic cryptography and software application vulnerabilities.​

When Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer​​

4 class sessions will be 3.5 hours long.
1 class session will be 2 hours and 20 minutes long.
(5 classes; 16 hours and 20 minutes total)​

Credits: 2

Prerequisites:

Admission to the Executive MS in Management of Secure Information Systems.​

Expertise