Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

COMP 427 001 (CRN: 21500)

INTRO TO COMPUTER SECURITY

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SECURITY
Department: Computer Science
Instructors:
Wallach, Dan S.
Dautenhahn, Nathan D.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR DCH 1070 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
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):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: COMP 310 AND COMP 321
Section Max Enrollment: 70
Section Enrolled: 25
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 70
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 51
Enrollment data as of: 27-OCT-2021 5:57AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Times:
25-APR-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R DCH 1064
 
25-APR-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R DCH 1070
 
 
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. Cross-list: COMP 541. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 427 if student has credit for COMP 327/COMP 541.