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).
|Prerequisite(s):||COMP202 or COMPX204 and a further 45 points at 300 level in Computer Science|
|Internal assessment / examination:||100:0|
Semesters and Locations
|Occurrence Code||When taught||Where taught|
|20A (HAM)||A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020||Hamilton|
Timetabled Lectures for Cyber Security (COMPX518)
|Tue||9:00 AM||10:00 AM||MSB.1.05||Mar 2 - Jun 7|
|Thu||9:00 AM||10:00 AM||K.G.11||Mar 2 - Jun 7|
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Cyber Security (COMPX518)
The following 2019 paper outlines are available for COMPX518. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.
Other available years: Cyber Security - COMPX518 (2019)
Paper details current as of : 13 December 2019 11:34am
Indicative fees current as of : 12 November 2019 11:10am