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Name:Applications in Information Security
Description:This course helps develop the important security concepts relative to software application development and access control that provide the knowledge and skills necessary for the successful management of information security in an organization. Students will understand the environment relevant to software design and development, including the critical role software plays in providing security to an organization?s information systems. The course focuses on software development concepts that relate to security, and how access control methodologies fit into the entire enterprise architecture. Content includes the architecture, management, control, and creation of software-related solutions.
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Prior or concurrent completion of CS345 - Data Communications

Course Objectives

Students completing this course will be able to: Apply principles for securing applications throughout the lifecycle management process; Demonstrate an understanding of how security principles should be incorporated into all phases of the applications development process; Demonstrate an understanding of applications software design engineering principles and how they relate to the stability of the enterprise security plan; Exhibit familiarity with how malicious software can be introduced to information systems and how prevention, detection and correction is accomplished in the overall security architecture; Evaluate effective event management and correlation techniques across multiple solutions and systems, including the implications of remote and mobile computing solutions; Demonstrate an understanding of access control concepts and methodologies.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher Instructor New Used Rental eBook
S 2016 MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION SECURITY 9781285062297 WHITMAN 4TH 14 CENGAGE L Appunn $145 $110 $0
F 2014 OFFICAL (ISC)2 GDE.TO CISSP CBK 9781466569768 TIPTON 3RD 13 Appunn $83 $0 $0
F 2014 MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION SECURITY 9781285062297 WHITMAN 4TH 14 Appunn $127 $0 $0
F 2014 (none) Appunn $0 $0 $0
F 2013 MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION SECURITY 9781435488847 WHITMAN 3RD 10 Appunn $0 $0 $0
F 2013 OFFICAL (ISC)2 GDE.TO CISSP CBK 9781466569768 TIPTON 3RD 13 Appunn $0 $0 $0