Graduate Course Descriptions

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5402. Network Security

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open to graduate students in the Computer Science and Engineering program, others with permission; department consent required. Recommended preparation: CSE 3300 and 3400. Not open for credit to students who have passed CSE 4402.

Grading Basis: Graded

The principle and practices of how to provide secure communication between computer systems. Includes protection techniques at the physical, network, transport layers, and major approaches in Internet security. How cryptography is applied in network security. Topics include: denial-of-service, DNS, BGP, IPSec, SSL/TLS, Authentication/Kerberos, VPNs, PKI, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and wireless security.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2021 16080 Storrs Distance Learning Herzberg, Amir 001 Reg TuTh 2:00pm‑3:15pm
0/10 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded