Advanced Topics on Network Security

Course Information
TitleΑσφάλεια στο Διαδίκτυο / Advanced Topics on Network Security
CodeCNSS204
FacultySciences
SchoolInformatics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorGeorgios Papadimitriou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600016167

Programme of Study: PMS DIKTYA EPIKOINŌNIŌN KAI ASFALEIA SYSTĪMATŌN (2018 éōs sīmera) MF

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Díktya EpikoinōniṓnElective Courses217.5
Asfáleia SystīmátōnCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)217.5

Programme of Study: PMS DIKTYA EPIKOINŌNIŌN KAI ASFALEIA SYSTĪMATŌN (2018 éōs sīmera) PF

Registered students: 14
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Díktya EpikoinōniṓnElective Courses217.5
Asfáleia SystīmátōnCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)217.5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600132033
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction, cryptography and cryptanalysis techniques, classical cryptography, symmetric cryptography, assymmetric cryptography, protocols for network and internet security, systems security, countermeasures of security, threats, vulnerability assesment, security policies, introduction to systems forensics, economical, legal and ethical issues in systems security
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
PC and software for lab exercises. Laptop for teaching. Web page for communicating course content to students.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures36
Laboratory Work66
Reading Assigment33
Written assigments90
Total225
Student Assessment
Description
Final exam, midetrm exam, project grade, lab grade, programming assgnment grade
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
  • midterm exam (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
1. W. Stallings , “Cryptography and Network Security” – Fifth Edition, Prentice Hall, 2011 2. K.Lam, D.LeBlanc, B.Smith, “Assessing Network Security”, Microsoft Press, 2004. 3. J.Kizza, F.M.Kizza, “Securing the Information Infrastructure”, IGI Global, 2008. 4. Σ.Κάτσικας, Δ.Γκρίτζαλης, Σ.Γκρίτζαλης, «Ασφάλεια Πληροφοριακών Συστημάτων», Εκδόσεις Νέων Τεχνολογιών, 2004. 5. Nigel Smart, Introduction to Cryptography (https://www.cs.umd.edu/~waa/414-F11/IntroToCrypto.pdf)
Last Update
15-03-2016