IS 260 Computer Network Security

The purpose of this course is to introduce computer and network security. The main portion of the course will focus on security threats and virus issues involved in information technology today. This will include the definition and classification of threats and the common prevention methods including PC, LAN and WAN protection. This will also include securing common services. Prerequisites: IS 140 and IS 209. NOTE: Offered spring semesters only. Contact Hours: (2,2)