Cybersecurity W210

Network Security

3 units

Course Description

Introduction to networking and security as applied to networks. Exercises cover network programming in a language of the student's choice, understanding and analyzing packet traces using tools like wireshark and mitmproxy, as well as applying security principles to analyze and determine network security. After this course, the student will have a fundamental understanding of networking, TLS and security as it applies to networked systems.

Prerequisites

MICS students only. Basic understanding of internet network protocols

Last updated:

April 20, 2018