CS 261. Security in Computer Systems

Catalog Description: Graduate survey of modern topics in computer security, including protection, access control, distributed access security, firewalls, secure coding practices, safe languages, mobile code, and case studies from real-world systems. May also cover cryptographic protocols, privacy and anonymity, and/or other topics as time permits.

Units: 3

Prerequisites: COMPSCI 162

Spring: 3.0 hours of lecture per week
Fall: 3.0 hours of lecture per week

Grading basis: letter

Final exam status: No final exam

Class Schedule (Fall 2023):
CS 261 – MoWe 13:00-14:29, Tan 180 – Raluca Ada Popa

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