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California State University, Long Beach

Computer Engineering & Computer Science (CECS)

578./478. Introduction to Computer Security (3)

  • Intro to Computer Security Prerequisite: CECS 323, 328, and one course selected from 472, 474, 476.
  • Controlling the risk of computer security. Security threats and vulnerabilities in the development and use of computer systems. Tools and controls that can reduce or block these threats. Law, privacy and ethics. Additional projects required for CECS 578.
  • (Lecture 2 hours, laboratory 3 hours.) Letter grade only (A¬F).
Course Outline
Course Coordinator: Dr. Burkhard Englert

Class Schedules

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Computer Engineering &Computer Science (CECS)

Engineering (ENGR)


Additional Official Program Information

*Note: although every effort is made to keep this Web site up to date, you should also consult the printed catalog for official information and program requirements, which may vary depending on the year you enter(ed) the program.

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