Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Computer Security

ECE 56401 / 3 Cr. (3 Class)

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The following topics are introduced and discussed: security policies, confidential policies, integrity policies, security models, security design, access control, cryptography, key management, authentication, program and software security, malicious logic, intrusion detection, network security, security attacks and countermeasures, operation system security, smartcard tamper-resistant devices, phishing, legal and ethical issues in computer security, and selected topics.