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(COMP202 and 60 points at 300 level in Computer Science) or COMP413/COMP513 or COMP414/COMP514.


This paper introduces the key topics in the important field of cyber security. It will cover a range of topics relating to defensive security (e.g. malware analysis, social engineering, intrusion detection and prevention), offensive security (e.g. pen testing, Web app security) and preventative security (e.g. cryptography, applied cryptography, access control, risk and governance).

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