ICS 425: Computer Security and Ethics

Description: Theoretical results, security policy, encryption, key management, digital signatures, certificates, passwords. Ethics: privacy, computer crime, professional ethics. Effects of the computer revolution on society.


Course Learning Outcomes: See objectives.

Program Learning Outcomes

Prerequisites: at least two ICS 300-level courses or consent.

Textbook(s): Course notes.

Grading: Participation (10%) Homework (4) (70%) Final (20%)

Policies: Due to the special nature of Computer Security certain additions to the above policies will be in effect, they are the following: