main navigation
my pace

IT 660 Network Security

Course Description: This course covers the most important issues and topics in the huge area of computer and network security. Topics include: Encryption techniques, (DES, AES, Contemporary Symmetric Ciphers, Public Key Cryptography and RSA), message authentication and hash functions, digital signatures and authentication protocols, IP security (IPsec), SNMP vulnerabilities, e-mail security, secure socket layer (SSL) and transport layer security, web security, intruders, malicious software and firewalls.


3 credits


Pre-requisite for IT 660 ( Course : IT 603 . Minimum Grade of C. )