[ 921NESEIISV13 ] VL Introduction to IT Security

Es ist eine neuere Version 2021W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Business Informatics 2022W vorhanden.
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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Michael Sonntag 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2013W
Objectives Students will learn beside formal, mathematical basic concepts, software oriented aspects such as malware as well as the Austrian security handbook. Individual contributions by practitioners will show the range of security issues.
Subject Threat scenarios, risks, authentification methods, hash functions, formal access models (Discretionary Access, Mandatory Access, Verbandsmodell, Role Based Access Control), basic concepts of cryptography, types of malware. Objectives of IT security, process models.
Criteria for evaluation Written exam
Methods Lecture and discussion
Language English
Study material Basic literatur:
* Bishop, M.: Computer Security. Addison-Wesley, Boston, in the current edition.
* Eckert, C.: IT-Sicherheit. Konzepte – Verfahren – Protokolle. Oldenbourg, München, in the current edition.
* Gollmann, D.: Computer Security. John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, in the current edition.
* Mühlbacher, J. R.: Betriebssysteme. Grundlagen. Trauner Verlag, Linz, 2009.
* Österreichisches Bundeskanzleramt (Hrsg): Informationssicherheitshandbuch. Version 2.3. Wien, 2008. Supplementary readings will be announced during the semester.
Changing subject? No
Further information
Corresponding lecture (*)INMNPVOEITS: VO Einführung IT-Sicherheit (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment