Enterprise Security (3 ECTS)

This course addresses the security of e-business and cyber environments from an end-to-end perspective. The information security methodologies of inspection, protection, detection, reaction, and reflection are addressed in detail. Principle of survivability and information assurance will be presented in a technologically independent way. Layered network defense structures will be then illustrated. Methods of risk analysis/assessment and "best practices" associated with evaluating, implementing, and administering hardware and software-based firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems (IDSes). Finally the course will address the problem of governance of Enterprise security and compliance management related to constantly evolving regulations.


Suggested readings:

R. C. Newman: Enterprise Security, Prentice Hall, 2002

P. J. Ortmeier: Security Management, Prentice Hall, 2004

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