Cyber Security - COMPX518 (2020)

This paper introduces the key topics in the important field of cyber security. It will cover a range of topics relating to defensive security (e.g. malware analysis, social engineering, intrusion detection and prevention), offensive security (e.g. pen testing, Web app security) and preventative security (e.g. cryptography, applied cryptography, access control, risk and governance).

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): COMP202 or COMPX204 and a further 45 points at 300 level in Computer Science
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP418

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2020 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2020 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for COMPX518. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science | Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Security and Crime Science | Software Engineering

Other available years: Cyber Security - COMPX518 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 3 September 2019 10:51am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 July 2019 3:04pm

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