2020-2021 Catalog

CS 467 Systems Security

This course focuses on the security aspects of systems that are composed of components and connections and use the software. Understanding the security of a system requires viewing it not only as a set of components and connections but also as a complete unit in and of itself. Systems security requires a holistic view of the system. Students completing this course will have an understanding of the holistic approach, security policy, authentication, access control, monitoring, recovery, testing, and documentation.