CS5293 - Topics on Information Security

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
CS5285 or equivalent
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims at providing students with a solid understanding of a range of topics in the area of information security, with emphasis on identification of security threats to actual systems and the appropriate countermeasures.  On completion of the course students should be able to acquire adequate understanding on threats of web applications and network, and acquire skill to specify and evaluate appropriate security measures for computer systems and software applications.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Computer Science