CS 1653 APPLIED CRYPTOGRAPHY AND NETWORK SECURITY
This course will provide the necessary conceptual background and hands-on experience to understand the most common cryptographic algorithms and protocols and how to use them to secure computers networks and distributed applications. Topics include: cryptographic algorithms for data confidentiality, authentication, and integrity, user authentication methods (secure tokens and biometrics), internet security protocols, security in local area networks, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ: (CS 0449 or COE 0449) and (CS 1501 or COE 1501) or (CS 0458 or CS 1750); (MIN GRADE 'C' OR TRANSFER FOR ALL COURSES LISTED)
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3