[ 921NESESISK13 ] KV Security Models in Information Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Josef Küng 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2021W
Objectives First, students have knowledge about the architecture of information systems and databases including according attack vectors and how to mitigate against them. Mainly they have learned major access control models for information systems, authentication and authorization. Finally, they know about most prominent anonymization methods and techniques.
Subject Architecture of information systems and databases, attack vectors for information systems and hardening options, access control methods, authentication and authorization, data anonymization
Criteria for evaluation Written exam at the end of the semester (66%), quality of a small investigation project (34%), both parts must be positive.
Methods Standard lectures with study materials (slides) provided, plus a small investigation project in small groups including a presentation of the results.
Language English
Study material PDF-versions of the powerpoint slides used in the lecture will be made available via KUSSS. This is sufficient to prepare for the exam. Eventually additional readings for the investigation project will be provided during the lecture.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture equivalent to INMNPKVSINF: KV Sicherheitsmodelle in Informationssystemen (3 ECTS) or
INBVFVOIFS3: VO Informationssysteme 3 (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment