Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

CSC 756 Network Security(GNA)

3 hours; 3 credits. Categorization of attacks on network security. Confidentiality with encryption. Protection against passive attacks. Conventional encryption. General approaches to attack a conventional encryption. Encryption algorithms. Location of encryption devices. Key distribution. Automatic key distribution. Message authentication. Authentication using encryption. Public-key encryption. IP security. Transport and tunnel modes. The scope of ESP encryption and authentication in both transport and tunnel modes. Key management. Web security.