ECEN 5133 - Fundamentals of Computer Security Course uri icon



  • Practice thinking like an attacker by exploring several modern computer security attacks and defenses through hands-on programming projects. Topics include applied cryptography (encryption, authentication), web security (XSS, CSRF, SQL Injection), network security (TLS, MITM attacks), application security (shell injection, buffer overflows), and other current events and trends (government surveillance, botnets, cryptocurrencies).


  • Wustrow, Eric A.  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021 / Fall 2022 / Fall 2023