Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

WBIT 4520 Information Security

Prerequisites: WBIT 3500, Pre or Co-requisite: WBIT 3510

This course is an introduction to information assurance and security in computing. Topics include computer, network (distributed) system and cyber security, digital assets protection, data backup and disaster recovery, encryption, cryptography, computer virus, firewalls, terrorism and cyber crimes, legal, ethical and professional issues, risk management, information security design, implementation and maintenance.

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