INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Information Technologies
||Introduction to Network Security
||Number of ECTS Credits
||Class Hours Per Week
||Total Hours Per Semester
||2 + 2
|Nejdet Dogru, Assist. Prof. Dr.
||A. Turan Özcerit, Assist. Prof. Dr.
|1. The main objective of this course is Understand the concept of network security theoretically and practically which will generally cover 3 parts: conventional encryption, public key encryption and hash function and network security itself. The first 2 parts will discuss the basic issues to be addressed by network security capability. The third part will discuss the practice of network security , practical applications that have been implemented and are in use to provide network security indepth knowledge.
- Chapter 1 - Introduction
- Chapter 2 - Symmetric Encryption and Message Confidentiality
- Chapter 3 – Public-Key Cryptography and Message Authentication
- Chapter 4 – Key Distribution and User Authentication
- Chapter 5 - Electronic Mail Security
- Chapter 6 - Transport-Level Security
- Chapter 7- IP Security
- Chapter 8- Intruders
- Chapter 9- Malicious Software
- Chapter 10 – Firewalls
- Case Studies
| Midterm Exam(s)||30|
| Final Exam||1||40|
- Understand the concept of network security theoretically and practically which will generally cover 3 parts: conventional encryption, public key encryption and hash function and network security itself.
- 1. Stallings, William, Network Security Essentials: Applications and Standards Prentice Hall, 4th Edition, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
- 2. Stallings, William, Cryptography and Network Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. 1999.
- 3. Kaufman, Charlie, Radia Perlman, and Mike Speciner, Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. 1995.
|ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
|Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)||60||0|
|Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)|| || ||0|
|Midterm Examination (1 week)|| || ||0|
|Final Examination(1 week)|| || ||0|
|Preparation for Midterm Examination|| || ||0|
|Preparation for Final Examination||6||0|