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College Catalogs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

    Housatonic Community College
  Feb 17, 2018
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

CST* E269 - Introduction to Computer Security (3 credits)

Code(s): BUS, COMP
Prerequisite(s): The ability to perform basic file management and word processing tasks on a personal computer
A study of the fundamental elements of computer security. The course teaches students how to identify security vulnerabilities in computer systems and how to address these vulnerabilities using industry standard methodologies for securing computer hardware, networks, applications, data, and communications. Course content is continually updated to reflect the current state of the art in computer security. The course requires substantial hands-on computer work in a computerized classroom environment. Course Outline: CST 269