CMP SCI 5782 Advanced Information Security: 3 semester hours

Prerequisites: CMP SCI 4730 or CMP SCI 4780 or consent of instructor. The topics covered in this course are risk analysis to understand the security requirements of an environment; access controls to understand the level of controls needed for different practical situations, including multi-factor authentication; detection capabilities, to ensure adequate security monitoring for information systems; network level protections, with firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems; securing the web and mobile applications and cloud implementations; and overall security architecture to understand how various controls can provide the security-in-depth that is required in the current environment. Credit not granted for both CMP SCI 4782 and CMP SCI 5782.