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Module Detailed Information for [CS5321]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Feb 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Network Security
Module Description : The objective of this module is to introduce students to the various issues that arise in securing the networks, and study the state-of-the-art techniques for addressing these challenges. A number of most damaging attacks on computer systems involve the exploitation of network infrastructure. This module provides an in-depth study of network attack techniques and methods to defend against them. Topics include basic concepts in network security; firewalls and virtual private networks; network intrusion detection; denial of service (DoS); traffic analysis; secure routing protocols; protocol scrubbing; and advanced topics such as wireless network security.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CS3235 Computer Security
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-0-0-6-2
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
No Tutorial Class or to be announced. Please check with the department offering this module.

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