Course Syllabus 2015/2016
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Module : RE200
Title :
Introduction to Network security
Number of hours :
Lecture : 16.00 h
Practical work : 4.00 h
ECTS credits :
Evaluation :
Teacher(s) :
DELORD Xavier - Responsible
Shared by UV(s) :
Shared by choice module(s) :
Level :
second year module
Abstract :
After an introduction to information security, this lecture focuses on the security of data transmission, i.e. on network security. The main cryptographic tools needed to achieve this goal are also presented.
Plan :
  1. Introduction to information security
  2. Introduction to network security
  3. Cryptographic tools for network security
  4. Security protocols
  5. Applications
Prerequisite :
principles of networks and of their architectures, IPv4 and IPv6 architectures
Document(s) :
Stallings W. "Network Security Essentials: Applications and Standards - Third Edition". Pearson Printice Hall, 2007.
Keyword(s) :
information security, network security, IPv4, IPv6, TCP/IP, cryptography