Network Defense and Countermeasures
Dr Ioanna Dionysiou
Network Security Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities, Layered Defense Strategy, Attack Classification
The main objectives of the course are to: - present the layered defense approach to securing systems. - present risk assessment as a technique to protect assets and information. - expose students to security policy design and implementation. - expose students to practical techniques that aim in defending computer networks from network attacks and malicious software. - provide a comprehensive view of contemporary network defensing technologies. - motivate the need to integrate security in the system development lifecycle to better protect the system.