ICT 6900: Information and Cyber Security
Schedule: Saturday 5 PM to 8 PM
Location: Room 629, ECE Building, BUET
Office Hour: Saturday 3 PM - 4 PM
This course introduces students to the concepts of information security: security principles, access control mechanisms, authentication schemes; operating system security: classic security models, common vulnerabilities, Linux and Windows security; cyber-attacks: examples, tools, and methodologies, network security: firewall, intrusion detection system; cyber defense techniques; cyber forensics: tools, mechanisms, challenges; cyber-ethics: cybercrimes, intellectual properties, privacy, etc. The course includes continuous assessment in the form of examinations, projects, and term paper.
- Nina Godbole, and Sunit Belapore. Cyber Security, Wiley, 2016.
- William Stallings and Lawrie Brown. Computer Security: Principles and Practice, Pearson 2012
- Roberta Bragg, Marl Phodes-Ousley, Keith Strassberg. Network Security: The Complete Reference, McGraw Hill, 2014
- Midterm Exam 1: 20%
- Midterm Exam 2: 20%
- Term Paper: 20%
- Final Exam: 40%
All the lectures will be available at learning.iict.buet.ac.bd