CPSC 105 GN: PC Security and Privacy

This course deals with the basic concepts of computer security and privacy: PC basics, networking basics, confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data, authentication, cryptography, threats to computer security such as viruses, computer security controls such as antivirus software and firewalls, and security and privacy on the Internet. These topics are discussed in a manner to promote awareness of computer security issues, not technical knowledge.


3 credits


GE: Natural Sciences-Comp Sci│GN: Group B - Computer Science (BCS)


100-UG Level 1 Intro/Found