Course Dates: 4/27/13 - 5/14/13 [see full schedule]
This course will discuss the main concepts of cybersecurity, demonstrating how
leaders can build and guide resilience in their organizations. You will learn how
to manage cybersecurity; the main security models; and how to evaluate cybersecurity.
The course will also review how security is implemented in operating systems (Unix
and Windows), databases, software, networks, web, and mobile devices.
Security approaches will be classified into prevention, detection and tolerance.
Both the defense and the attacker perspectives will be addressed. Students will
select a particular aspect of the cyber supply chain and investigate possible cybersecurity
solutions. Students will present these solutions during class time and discuss them
with other students. There will be a midterm and final exam.