This is a tentative schedule of what we'll be covering in class each week, along with dates for assignments, exercises, and exams.
Note that this is subject to change, so check this page frequently! Go Back.


WeekDatesTopics CoveredWork Due
Week 1 January 18 - January 24 Introduction to Information Security.
Key Information Security Concepts.
Week 2 January 25 - January 31 Cyber Crime. The need for Information Security.
Social Engineering Techniques. Threats and Attacks.
Week 3 February 1 - February 7 Cryptology.
Week 4 February 8 - February 14 Web Application Security Part 1.
OWASP Top 10.
Quiz N1 (5%)
Week 5 February 15 - February 21 Lab N1 (10%) Lab N1 (10%)
Week 6 February 22 - February 28 Web Application Security Part 2. Assignment N1 (10%)
March 1 - March 7 Reading Week - No Classes
Week 7 March 8 - March 14 Midterm (25%)
Week 8 March 15 - March 21 Security Technologies.
Network Security Part 1.
Week 9 March 22 - March 28 Class Cancelled
Week 10 March 29 - April 4 Network Security Part 2.
Week 11 April 5 - April 11 Lab N2 (10%) Quiz N2 (5%)
Week 12 April 12 - April 18 OS and Application Security. Assignment N2 (10%)
Week 13 April 19 - April 25 Final Exam (25%)
Wednesday May 12th, 2021.
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