Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

COMP 541 001 (CRN: 22516)

INTRO TO COMPUTER SECURITY

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SECURITY
Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Wallach, Dan S.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR DCH 1070 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: COMP 310
Section Max Enrollment: 70
Section Enrolled: 17
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 70
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 55
Enrollment data as of: 2-APR-2020 8:47PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Final Exam Time:
26-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R HRZ 210
 
Description: This elective course covers a wide variety of topics in computer security, including hands-on experience w/breaking software & engineering software to be harder to break. For example, students will perform buffer overflow attacks & exploit web application vulnerabilities, while also learning how to defend against them. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 541 if student has credit for COMP 327/COMP 427.