IT 4500: Information Security

The readings will come from the course textbook, CompTIA Security+, Get Certified Get Ahead by Darril Gibson, ISBN 978-1939136022. Some supplemental online resources may be used.

Spring 2017 Schedule

This schedule is subject to change.

Week of Reading Holidays NO Class
Jan 09 01 - Mastering Security Basics Lab1
Jan 16 02 - Control Types and Methods Jan 18 - MLK Day
Jan 23 03 - Basic Network Security p 137- 150
Jan 30 03 - Basic Network Security p 151-175 Test 1
Feb 06 04 - Securing Your Network p 177-196
Feb 13 04 - Securing Your Network p 196-218
Feb 20 05 - Securing Hosts and Data Feb 20 - President’s Day
Feb 27 06 - Malware and Social Engineering
Mar 06 07 - Advanced Attacks Test 2
Mar 13 *Spring Break - no class *
Mar 20 08 - Managing Risk
Mar 27 09 - Business Continuity
Apr 03 10 - Cryptography Test 3
Apr 10 11 - Operational Security
Apr 17 Review Test 4
Apr 24 Final Project, Finals Review
Wed May 03 FINALS - 11am

Last Updated 03/18/2017