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ELE 740 Computer Network Security
2016-2017 Summer term information

The course is not open this term

Timing data are obtained using weekly schedule program tables. To make sure whether the course is cancelled or time-shifted for a specific week one should consult the supervisor and/or follow the announcements.

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ELE740 - COMPUTER NETWORK SECURITY

Course Name Code Semester Theory
(hours/week)
Application
(hours/week)
Credit ECTS
COMPUTER NETWORK SECURITY ELE740 Any Semester/Year 3 0 3 10
Prerequisite(s)None
Course languageTurkish
Course typeElective 
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-Face 
Learning and teaching strategiesLecture
Question and Answer
Problem Solving
 
Instructor (s)Asst. Prof. Mehmet Demirer 
Course objectiveIt is aimed to give the following topics to the students; Network security tools and applications,  
Learning outcomes
  1. IP Security, Kerberos, S/MIME, SSL/TLS,
  2. Malicious software, classifying and countermeasures,
  3. Network Security, Email Security, System Security, Firewalls and Applications; Hackers and Countermeasures.
  4. A student completing the course successfully will L.O.1. Identify and classify Network Security Problems,
  5. L.O.2. Know and use countermeasures related to Network Security ,
  6. L.O.3. Know advantages and disadvantages related to various algorithms of IP Security andEmail Security,
  7. L.O.4. Use techniques and algorithms taught in the classroom,
  8. L.O.5. Know and follow Advanced Network Security Algorithms and related publications.
Course ContentQuick Review: Network Security and related topics,
Security threats and countermeasures,
Computer Security Sistems; concepts and definitions,
Authentication and applications,
VPN and applications.
 
ReferencesStallings W, Network Security Essentials, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007. 

Course outline weekly

WeeksTopics
Week 1Network Security Tools and Applications
Week 2IP Security; VPN, IPSec, Tunnelling Applications
Week 3Authentication and Applications; Kerberos, X.509
Week 4Public Key Infrastructure
Week 5Email Security; PGP, S/MIME
Week 6WEB Securiy; SSL/TLS, SET
Week 7Intrusion; Detection and Countermeasures
Week 8Malicious Software; viruses and countermeasures
Week 9DoS and DDos Attacks, Countermeasures
Week 10Midterm
Week 11Firewall; definition, classification and applications
Week 12Wireless Networks and Security Applications
Week 13High Speed Networks
Week 14Internet Traffic Management
Week 15Final exam
Week 16Final exam

Assesment methods

Course activitiesNumberPercentage
Attendance00
Laboratory00
Application00
Field activities00
Specific practical training00
Assignments1320
Presentation00
Project00
Seminar00
Midterms140
Final exam140
Total100
Percentage of semester activities contributing grade succes060
Percentage of final exam contributing grade succes040
Total100

Workload and ECTS calculation

Activities Number Duration (hour) Total Work Load
Course Duration (x14) 14 3 42
Laboratory 0 0 0
Application000
Specific practical training000
Field activities000
Study Hours Out of Class (Preliminary work, reinforcement, ect)13791
Presentation / Seminar Preparation000
Project000
Homework assignment14342
Midterms (Study duration)12525
Final Exam (Study duration) 13030
Total Workload4368230

Matrix Of The Course Learning Outcomes Versus Program Outcomes

D.9. Key Learning OutcomesContrubition level*
12345
1. Has highest level of knowledge in certain areas of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.    X
2. Has knowledge, skills and and competence to develop novel approaches in science and technology.    X
3. Follows the scientific literature, and the developments in his/her field, critically analyze, synthesize, interpret and apply them effectively in his/her research.   X 
4. Can independently carry out all stages of a novel research project.   X 
5. Designs, plans and manages novel research projects; can lead multidisiplinary projects.X    
6. Contributes to the science and technology literature.   X 
7. Can present his/her ideas and works in written and oral forms effectively; in Turkish or English.  X  
8. Is aware of his/her social responsibilities, evaluates scientific and technological developments with impartiality and ethical responsibility and disseminates them.X    

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest

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