389.159 Network Security
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2016S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

Knowledge about network security methods, cryptography, anomaly detection methods, applying theoretical knowledge in practical exercises for network traffic analysis  and anomaly detection

Subject of course

Security objectives in communication networks, threats and attack techniques, cryptography (basic  concepts, selected topics), security concepts for communication protocols, network supervison techniques, network data analysis, anomaly detecion methods, practical exercises.

Additional information

first class: Tue., 1.3.2016, 1.00 p.m., EI 2 Pichelmayer

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue13:00 - 15:0001.03.2016 - 28.06.2016EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Network Security - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue01.03.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue08.03.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue15.03.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue05.04.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue12.04.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue19.04.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue26.04.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue03.05.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue10.05.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue24.05.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue31.05.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue07.06.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue14.06.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue21.06.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security
Tue28.06.201613:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS VU Network Security

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
08.02.2016 00:00 28.03.2016 23:59 28.03.2016 23:59

Curricula

Literature

Slides will be made available to registered students in TISS. The slides contain all information required to pass the exam.

The following links provide additional information about the topics. Links to further sources (papers, etc.) about specific topics will be given in the lectures.

Introduction to Network Security

  • Mark Stamp: Information Security: Principles and Practice John Wiley & Sons, 2011
  • Cheswick, Bellovin, Rubin: Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker, Second Edition, Addison-Wesley Professional; 2 edition, 2003
  • Kaufman, Perlman, Speciner: Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, Prentice Hall; 2 edition, 2002
Introduction to Cryptography
 
  • Goldwasser, Bellare: Lecture Notes on Cryptography, July 2008 (available at http://cseweb.ucsd.edu/~mihir/papers/gb.pdf)

Protocols

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge about communication networks, especially IP networks (e.g., from VO Communication Networks 1)

Language

English