Computer Security

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Course Content

  • introduction to security
  • introduction to cryptography
  • authentication, access control, multi-level security
  • intrusion detection, firewalls
  • malware: virus/worm/trojans
  • web attacks
  • buffer overflows, secure programming
  • human factors, audits, social engineering.


Introduction to Computer Science (2D1345 or DD1340) or other corresponding course.

This course is a basis for

  • DD2449 Foundations of Cryptography.

  • EES Networked Systems Security Courses

Course responsible

  • Sonja Buchegger (


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