IT&C 567

Cybersecurity and Penetration Testing

Electrical and Computer Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering

Course Description

Advanced computer systems security. Vulnerabilities and exploits. System and network attacks. Ethical hacking and penetration testing. Cyber security, cyber weapons, and advanced persistent threats. Legal and regulatory requirements for security and privacy.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

2

Fixed

3
No Prerequisites

Title

Conduct Penetration Test

Learning Outcome

Plan and scope a cybersecurity penetration testing engagement.

Title

Legal requirements

Learning Outcome

Apply legal and compliance requirements to cybersecurity audits, implementations, and situations.

Title

Tools and techniques

Learning Outcome

Use appropriate tools and techniques to perform and analyze scans and tests.

Title

Communicate results and remediation

Learning Outcome

Effectively communicate results and propose remediation techniques.