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CSCI 415. Computer Security

Credits: 3
Department: Computer Science
Description: Cryptography, network security and system security. Cryptographic methods, key distribution, and protocols for authenticated and confidential communications. Network and system security.
Prerequisites: CSCI 310, MATH 271, MATH 312
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Solve problems by applying mathematical foundations of cryptography and cryptographic algorithms.
2. Implement cryptographic algorithms and protocols using software.
3. Demonstrate vulnerabilities of cryptographic protocols.
4. Master the essentials of new developments through self-study.
5. Demonstrate applicability of cryptography to system-level security issues.

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