CIS 2750 - Securing Information Systems
(8 week format, online only)

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Lesson 1: Chapter 1, Introduction to Computer Security; Chapter 2, Networks and the Internet
Lesson 2: Chapter 3, Cyberstalking, Fraud, and Abuse; Chapter 4, Denial of Service Attacks
Lesson 3: Chapter 5, Malware; Chapter 6, Techniques Used by Hackers
Lesson 4: Chapter 7, Industrial Espionage in Cyberspace; Chapter 8, Encryption
Lesson 5: Chapter 9, Computer Security Technology; Chapter 10, Security Policies
Lesson 6: Chapter 11, Network Scanning and Vulnerability Scanning; Chapter 12, Cyber Terrorism and Information Warfare
Lesson 7: Chapter 13, Cyber Detective; Chapter 14, Introduction to Forensics; Chapter 15, Cybersecurity Engineering
Lesson 8: review and final

There are two exams for this course, a midterm and a final.

Review for the midterm exam
Review for the final exam


Other useful web sites:
CompTIA Security+ page
Dept of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity page
US-CERT Cyber Security Tips
Krebs on Security
One Look - a great site for looking up any word
What Is...? - great for looking up technical terms
MalwareBytes - a fine product for scanning for obstinate viruses


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