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Fall 2019 Semester
Aug 02, 2021
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CY 6120 - Software Security Practices
Explores the fundamentals of software security issues from a practical perspective. Takes a deeper dive into the low-level mechanisms used in a variety of most prevalent software security issues and discusses some of the industry best practices needed to address the issues. Offers students an opportunity to learn both an attacker’s and defender’s perspectives when it comes to software security issue exploitation, detection, and mitigation. Incorporates a number of practical C and assembly coding and lab assignments. Includes an overview of some of the state-of-the-art software security issue exploitation and mitigation techniques used in the field.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Cybersecurity Department

Course Attributes:
GSCS Information Assurance

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College of Engineering
      Khoury Coll of Comp Sciences

Graduate level CY 5010 Minimum Grade of C-

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