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CS 631S Topic: Computer Security

Course Description: Security in computing investigates the perpetration of damages and theft using the computer, and strategies for protection. The focus is on software that harms or steals from others, and schemes and mechanisms that are used for defense. Topics include viruses; cryptography; network security; protection in operating systems; database security; and intellectual property issues.

Credits

3 credits

Prerequisite

CS 604 Min Grade C