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CS 331 Security in Computing

Prerequisite: CS 232, CS 241, CS 271, and junior standing.

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.

Course Rotation: NYC: Spring, PLV: Spring.


4 credits


CS 122 Minimum Grade of D or IS 323 Minimum Grade of D