CAPS212-01C Introduction to Cybersecurity (with Charles Pak)

CAPS212-01C Introduction to Cybersecurity (with Charles Pak)

This cybersecurity course is intended to help prepare learners interested in taking the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®) certification examination offered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. (ISC)2. Cybersecurity is the field of computer science pertaining to the protection of software, host systems and networks. This course will cover a number of important topics including cryptography, software security, operating system security, network security, web security and malware analysis. This course prepares students to be specialized in cybersecurity with the fundamental concepts and technologies of cybersecurity to protect network assets by detecting, preventing, and deterring cyber adversaries. Presenters share cutting-edge knowledge, strategic tactics, and collaborative networks to enhance clinical practice.

Prerequisite(s): CS 105 or CS 110 or permission of instructor

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

Sep 14-Dec 10
Class Number:14211_Fall2020
Your Price*: $1,230.00

For important dates: View the academic calendar

Instructor: Charles Pak
Email: [email protected]

Textbook Information
Please see UMass Boston's Online Bookstore for more information.

Web Conferencing:
Continuing and Professional Studies (CAPS) strongly recommends that its online faculty use web conferencing (a live discussion) at least twice during the semester, using tools such as Adobe Connect or Blackboard Collaborate. For more information about this, email [email protected]. Some online programs meet weekly at set days & times. Your course instructor will inform you about dates and times of course meetings.

* Course fees are subject to change.