INFORMATION SECURITY

Second cycle degree in ICT FOR INTERNET AND MULTIMEDIA

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: NICOLA LAURENTI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: A basic class on communication or computer networks.
Examination methods: The student must first either undertake a lab exercise (individual or in
small teams) or submit an individual literature review essay. Then, he
must take an oral exam to obtain his final grade.
Course unit contents: Basic security notions and definitions.
Cryptographic and non cryptographic security mechanisms.
Network security protocols at different layers.
Further security issues for wireless, ad hoc and mobile networks.