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Information Technology Computer Security - CPS401I

Baccalareus Technologiae Degree Year module NQF level: 7 Credits: 13
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: Security is a major issue in the computing environment - even more so with the expansion of the Internet and multi-computer networked environments in the commercial scenario. Therefore, the aim of this course is to sensitize students to issues regarding security in different areas of computing (operating systems, databases, networks, etc). Broadly stated, students should be able to recognize threats as posed from a security point of view, as well as countermeasures to be applied in order to eliminate/manage these threats.