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CENG489 Introduction to Computer Security

Undergraduate Technical Elective

Tuesdays 15:40-17:30 and Thursdays 9:40-10:30 BMB1

Computer security concepts. Evolution of cryptography. Symmetric encryption algorithms. Public key cryptography. Authentication and access control. Database security. Malicious software. Intrusion detection. Software security. Secure programming. Operating systems security. Network security. Legal and organizational aspects of computer security. Advanced topics in computer security.

Ertan Onur


The semester starts on October 18, 2021. Zoom links and the syllabus are as follows:

Tentative Syllabus that may change until the add/drop week

  • Tuesdays, 15:40-17:30 in class (BMB1)
  • Thursdays, 9:40-10:30 on Zoom