Fiches de cours

Computer security

COM-301

Enseignant(s) :

González Troncoso Carmela

Langue:

English

Summary

This is an introductory course to computer security and privacy. Its goal is to provide students with means to reason about security and privacy problems, and provide them with tools to confront them.

Content

 

The goal of this course is to introduce students to security engineering. The course will help students to think as an adversary so that they can analyse systems and establish security policies. We will cover a number of common security mechanisms at all layers, and learn their properties and limitations.


Core topics:

Keywords

Security Privacy

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

CS-233a or CS-233b Introduction to Machine Learning (for programming)
COM-208 Computer Networks
CS-323 Operative systems

Important concepts to start the course

Basic notions TCP/IP
Basic notions programming

Learning Outcomes

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

Teaching methods

Pre-recorded lectures

Practical assignemnts interactivel resolved in class using the concepts learned in the lectures

Written exercises to reaffirm the learning of the course

Practical programming homeworks to develop attacks and defenses

Expected student activities

Attending lectures, solving exercises, reading and demonstrating understanding of provided materials.

Assessment methods

 

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Resources

Bibliography

Computer security by Dieter Gollmann 

 

Security Engineering by Ross Anderson

 

Computer Security: Principles and Practice by Stallings and Brown 

Ressources en bibliothèque

Prerequisite for

Dans les plans d'études

    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • UNIL - Sciences forensiques, 2020-2021, Semestre automne
    • Semestre
       Automne
    • Forme de l'examen
       Pendant le semestre
    • Crédits
      4
    • Matière examinée
      Computer security
    • Cours
      2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • Exercices
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
    • TP
      1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11CM2  CM3 
11-12CM2   
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand