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Principles of Information Security

Course IDCourse NameCreditsSemester
MIS1101Principles of Information Security3First

Having completed this course the student will be able to:

  • communicate knowledge of the concepts, models and terms commonly used in the area of IT security.

  • understand the basic concepts and scientific thinking in information security.

  • identify the current IT security issues.

  • evaluate factors that influence the security of systems.

Syllabus:

Introduction to information security, Security Models and Policies, Program Security, Malicious Software, Operating system security, Privacy and Privacy Enhancement Tools, Steganography, Social Engineering, Security threats on Social networks