Cybersecurity (CYB)

CYB 3910 Introduction to Network Security 3 Credits

An introduction to network security principles and applications. Topics include security protocols and services, authentication applications, network management security, web security, wireless network security, mobile security, and system security. This course will examine different network architectures, threats and attack surfaces exploited by these threats.
Components: Discussion, Laboratory, Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: COMPUTER 3840
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring

CYB 3930 IT Security Management 3 Credits

An introduction to the formal process used to develop and maintain appropriate security levels for an organization with a focus on risk management. The process of risk management ensures that an organization protects itself from unexpected financial and reputation losses and discerns appropriate controls. Topics include security program, planning, strategies, controls, auditing, risk assessment and analysis models, risk measurement, business continuity and incident management, security awareness, and legal and ethical issues.
Components: Discussion, Laboratory, Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: COMPUTER 3840
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring

CYB 4110 Cybersecurity Seminar 1 Credit

The course consists of lectures/discussions presented by both cybersecurity faculty and students enrolled in the class.
Components: Discussion, Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: Junior/senior standing
Typically Offered: Fall/Spring

CYB 4250 Capstone Project 3 Credits

This course builds on the concepts of computer science, criminal justice and cybersecurity courses that are in the program. The capstone project integrates problem-solving techniques and the development and implementation of viable, student-developed solutions to meet an identified technology or design need in a business or institutional environment. Capstone courses can be individual or group projects.
Components: Field Studies, Laboratory, Class
Prereqs/Coreqs: P: CYB 3910 and CYB 3930
Typically Offered: Spring