Feb 03, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CECS 378 - Introduction to Computer Security Principles


(3 units)

Prerequisites: CECS 229  and CECS 274  or CECS 275  all with a grade of “C” or better.
An introduction to the fundamentals of cryptography and information and computer security. Basic concepts, theories and protocols in computer security. Basic cryptography, software security, operating system security, database security, network security, human factors, social engineering, digital forensics, privacy and anonymity.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours)