COMS W 4180x or y Network Security
Introduction to network security concepts and mechanisms. Foundations of
network security and an in-depth review of commonly-used security mechanisms
and techniques, security threats and network-based attacks, applications of
cryptography, authentication, access control, intrusion detection and
response, security protocols (IPsec, SSL, Kerberos), denial of service,
viruses and worms, software vulnerabilities, web security, wireless security,
and privacy. - A. Keromytis
Prerequisites: COMS W3137 and W4119, or the instructor's permission. General Education Requirement: Quantitative and Deductive Reasoning (QUA).
3 points Lect: 3.