Introduction to computer security fundamentals: confidentiality, integrity, authentication, and access control. Secret key and public key cryptography, network security protocols, viruses, and fire walls.
|Hours||3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab|
|Prerequisites||C S 324; or C S 360; or concurrent enrollment.|
|Note||Students are allowed 1 repeat of each C S undergraduate course (all 100-, 200-, 300- or 400-level courses). This includes all students who received any grade including those who withdraw (receive a "W" grade) from a C S course. Students must wait 1 semester/term before being allowed to take a course they have failed twice. Petitions for exceptions to the policy can be completed at cs.byu.edu/undergraduate-handbook/retake-policy-cs-courses/.|
|Programs||Containing C S 465|
Build a system
Implement a cryptographic algorithm from a standards specification.
Break and fix a system
Demonstrate how attackers compromise real-world systems, and then show how to prevent these attacks.