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Ramapo College Information System



Detailed Course Information


Fall 2021
Sep 29,2022
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This course covers a variety of topics that will prepare those students who wish to develop a skill set in data security administration or who wish to enhance their current information systems expertise by gaining additional knowledge in the field of computer security. This course is concerned with the fundamental principles of computer security. It covers privacy concerns, secrecy issues, operational security, physical security, hardware security, software security, communications security, and data security. The topics to be covered during the semester will range from access control and data classification to cryptography and risk management. Students will also be instructed in how to design and create disaster recovery plans, computer policies and standards, system security architectures and physical security controls. Legal aspects of computer security will also be covered as will auditing in a secured environment and managing as a day-to-day security administrator. In-class projects will focus upon critical thinking for security managers in mainframe, midrange and network environments as well as research assignments and basic policy creation. Lab Fee.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online Course

Info Systems Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     


General Requirements:
Course or Test: INFO 224
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently. )

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