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CSC8370 Network Security Management

Short Description: Network Security Management
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 029901 - Security Science
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 7 March 2021

Requisites

Pre-requisite: CSC8520

Synopsis

Building on basic knowledge of security concepts, this course introduces more advanced topics in IT security. Students will gain knowledge and hands-on experience with AAA (authentication, authorization and accounting), penetration testing and other concepts around security auditing and forensic analysis. A key task for security professionals, beyond the technical skills, is to take business requirements and craft appropriate policies, with reference to regulations and ethical conduct, and thus the course discusses ethics and legal issues in security and privacy and also presents methods of developing policy.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Date printed 7 March 2021