CS 438 Network Security

CS J438/J538 Network Security (3 cr)

Practical topics in network security; policy and mechanism, malicious code; intrusion detection, prevention, response; cryptographic techniques for privacy and integrity; emphasis on tradeoffs between risk of misuse, cost of prevention, and societal issues; concepts implemented in programming assignments. Additional projects/assignments reqd for grad cr. Recommended Preparation: Knowledge of C or C++. CS 438 is a cooperative course available to WSU degree-seeking students.

Prereq: CS 336

Joint Listed Courses

CS 538