CS 2053 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.

  • Credits: 3

Requirements and Grading

PLAN: Computer Science (CS-PHD; CS-MS; CSMSBS-MS) or Computer Engineering (COEAS-PHD; COEAS-MS; COEENG-PHD; COEENG-MCO)

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