Security Attacks & Defenses

Course Type: 
CEG
Code: 
6424
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

This course presents the principles behind techniques of attacks and their defenses. It introduces reconnaissance, penetration, denial of service, and covert channels. Topics include Privilege Escalation, Hijacking, Trusted booting, Packet filtration, Protocol scrubbing and Honeypots. Lab work uses tools such as MetaSploit.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.