IT-372 : Information Security

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Information Technology & Mgmt
Subject:
Information Technology
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An overview of information security topics from a managerial perspective. Topics include hacker techniques, legal issues of information security including Pennsylvania's data breach security act, typical corporate security and privacy policies, firewalls, virtual private networks, encryption, identity theft, intrusion protection, desktop protection, windows security, e-commerce, and wireless security. The concepts within this course are beneficial to all students who intend to work with technology or manage technology within an organization. 3 credits PREREQUISITE: IT 150.