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CS 478 – Network Security (4)

Basic concepts and techniques in network security, risks and vulnerabilities, applied cryptography and various network security protocols. Coverage of high-level concepts such as authentication, confidentiality, integrity, and availability applied to networking systems. Fundamental techniques including authentication protocols, group key establishment and management, trusted intermediaries, public key infrastructures, SSL/TLS, IPSec, firewalls and intrusion detection CROSSLISTED as CS 478/ECE 478. This course may be subject to Enforced Prerequisites that restrict registration into the course. Check the offerings below for more information.

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TermCRNSecCrP/NInstructorTypeStatusCapAvailWL CapWL Avail
F20200574004McGrath, D.Online Open75541515
Registration Restrictions
Enforced Prereqs: CS 372 [C] or ECE 372 [C]
Major Restrictions: +307 (Computer Science)
Recommended: CS 370
College Limitations: +16 (Engr)
Class Notes: Online section. Proctored exam(s) required; may involve an additional fee.

Textbooks  [ Textbooks]

Syllabus: Available in Canvas to students enrolled in this course. Computer Science syllabi may also be found on the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science classes page.
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= This is a Baccalaureate Core course
= Fees may apply to this course
Registration Restrictions:
+ = Include restriction (may register if you meet this criteria)
- = Exclude restriction (may not register if you meet this criteria)
* = Prerequisite may be taken prior to or simultaneously with this course