Computer Systems Security (8ΕΠ14)
Instructor : Georgios Spathoulas
Course typeCompulsory
Semester8
TermSpring Semester
ECTS5
Teaching hours3
Laboratory hours
Description
Introduction to computer security, cryptography, user authentication, access control, database security, malicious software, denial of service attacks, intrusion detection, firewalls and intrusion prevention systems, buffer overflow, software security, operating systems security, trusted computing, security management and risk assessment, security controls plans and procedures, human resources security, security auditing, internet security protocols and standards, internet authentication applications, wireless network security
Course objectives

After completing the course, students are expected to:

  • Be able to understand basic notions regarding computer systems security
  • Be able to recognize the most common computer security threats
  • Be familiar with the security countermeasures and be able to make use of them
  • Be able to use security monitoring and security management technologies
  • Be able to understand the basic principles of most common security protocols
Textbooks/Bibliography
  • Ασφάλεια υπολογιστών: Αρχές και πρακτικές, William Stallings, Lawrie Brown
  • Ασφάλεια Δικτύων Υπολογιστών, Γκρίτζαλης Στέφανος,Γκρίτζαλης Δημήτρης,Κάτσικας Σωκράτης
  • Ασφάλεια Πληροφοριακών Συστημάτων, Σωκτ. Κάτσικας - Δ. Γκρίτζαλης - Στεφ. Γκρίτζαλης
Assessment method
Assignments / Final written examination
Course material
http://eclass.uth.gr/eclass/courses/DIB165/