Introduction to IT Security

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Students will learn beside formal, mathematical basic concepts, software oriented aspects such as malware as well as the Austrian security handbook. Individual contributions by practitioners will show the range of security issues. 

Course content: 

Threat scenarios, risks, authentification methods, hash functions, formal access models (Discretionary Access, Mandatory Access, Verbandsmodell, Role Based Access Control), basic concepts of cryptography, types of malware. Objectives of IT security, process models.

Lecturer(s): 
LVA type: 
VO
LVA number: 
353.067
Hours per semester: 
2
ECTS: 
3.00
Location: 
HS 19
Exam: 

Written exam

Dates: 

weekly, Monday, 12:00-13:30 Start: 03.10.2016

Schedule available in KUSSS