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Foundations of Cybersecurity 2 CySec2

General

study semester
2
standard study semester
6
cycle
every summer semester
duration
1 semester
SWS
4
ECTS
6
teaching language
Englisch

People

responsible
Prof. Dr. Christian Rossow
lectures
Prof. Dr. Christian Rossow
Dr. Michael Schwarz

Assessment & Grades

entrance requirements
none
assessment / exams

Written exam, and possibly mid-term exams and/or graded exercise sheets

grade

The module is passed in its entirety if the examination performance has been passed.

Workload

course type /weekly hours
  2 SWS lectures
+ 2 SWS tutorial
= 4 SWS
total workload
   60 h of classes
+ 120 h private study
= 180 h (= 6 ECTS)

Aims / Competences to be developed

Students know the foundations of security in software, operating systems and IT systems in general.

Content

  • Basic Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Foundations of System Security
  • Foundations of Software Security
  • Foundations of Attack Detection and Defense

Literature & Reading

The teaching material will be in English and it will be announced at the beginning of the lecture.

Additional Information

Curriculum

This module is part of the following study programmes:

Cybersicherheit BSc: Spezialisierter Bereich Cybersicherheit
study semester: 2 / standard study semester: 6
Cybersecurity BSc (English): Spezialisierter Bereich Cybersicherheit
study semester: 2 / standard study semester: 6