CSA 805 Networking and System Security

Networking and System Security focuses on networking and network communication protocol principles. This course will undertake in-depth discussions on TCP/IP security problems, discuss threats to the security of communication networks as well as the countermeasures employed.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify some of the factors driving the need for network security.
  • Analyze symmetric and asymmetric encryption systems and their susceptibility to attack, and explain the characteristics of hybrid systems.
  • Describe methods of providing assurances about data integrity.