Prerequisites: CS 2713 and (CS 2303 or CS 2503)
Students will participate in a comprehensive study of current and developing communications systems and networks. These include host-based and network-based intrusion detection, anomaly and misuse detection, and network security appliances including firewalls and access control devices. Topics are covered with all networks in mind, including the Internet, PSTN, ATM, Frame Relay Networks, etc. This course satisfies the computer proficiency requirement.