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SE 231. Introduction to Computer Security

Credits: 3
Department: Computer Science
Description: Computer security and applied cryptography, software vulnerability analysis, defense, exploitation, reverse engineering, networking and wireless security.
Prerequisites: SE 221
Semester Offered: Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify the basic concepts in information security, including security threats, security models, and security mechanisms.
2. Explain applied cryptography concepts.
3. Identify the concepts of malicious code and data management and exchange
4. Identify common vulnerabilities in computer programs
5. Apply security algorithms for software development

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