CS 553 Data Communications & Network Security

Prerequisites: A minimum grade of B- in both CSIT 512 and CS 508, or permission of the instructor. Foundations of networking technology and security. Signaling, signal propagation, data and bit encoding, packetization, wiring, physical and logical topologies, network architectures, protocols and layered models, network security will focus on the origin, axis and impacts of network related threats and their detection, correction and prevention.



Cross Listed Courses

Double-numbered course; offered with undergraduate-level CS 453


Fall Semester