Cryptography and Network Security
Dr Ioanna Dionysiou
Cryptography Principles, Network Security, Security Deployment, Legal, Ethical, and Professional Aspects of Security Practices
The main objectives of the course are to: - appreciate the need for network security practices and information protection. - provide students with deep knowledge on principles and practice of cryptography. - provide students with deep knowledge on principles and practice of classical computer and network security paradigms. - expose students to techniques to manage security threats by means of contemporary host-based and network-based intrusion detection/prevention tools, physical security measures, auditing, logging. - build foundations to assess contemporary security policies and security mechanisms within organizations and illustrate the balance of the managerial and technical aspects of network security.