Coursebooks

Information security and privacy

COM-402

Lecturer(s) :

González Troncoso Carmela
Hubaux Jean-Pierre
Oechslin Philippe

Language:

English

Summary

This course provides an overview of information security and privacy topics. It introduces students to the knowledge and tools they will need to deal with the security/privacy challenges they are likely to encounter in today's Big Data world. The tools are illustrated with relevant applications

Content

Keywords

security, privacy, protection, intrusion, anonymization, cryptography

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic Python programming or better

Basec networking knowledge

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Expected student activities

Attending lectures, solving assigned problems and "hands-on" exercises, reading and demonstrating understanding of provided materials.

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment via homework exercises, quizzes , midterm exam and final written exam.

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11 CM3   
11-12    
12-13    
13-14  INJ218  
14-15  INJ218  
15-16    
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German