CS 460 - Security Laboratory

Spring 2019

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Security LaboratoryCS460AD157998LAB01300 - 1420 T  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AD250112LAB01500 - 1620 T  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AD350113LAB01300 - 1420 W  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AD457997LAB01500 - 1620 W  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AD562653LAB01300 - 1420 R  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AD662723LAB01500 - 1620 R  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AL157523LEC31300 - 1445 M  1404 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryCS460AL257524LEC41300 - 1445 M  1404 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD158000LAB01300 - 1420 T  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD250114LAB01500 - 1620 T  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD350115LAB01300 - 1420 W  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD457999LAB01500 - 1620 W  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD562654LAB01300 - 1420 R  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AD662724LAB01500 - 1620 R  1129 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AL157525LEC31300 - 1445 M  1404 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek
Security LaboratoryECE419AL257526LEC41300 - 1445 M  1404 Siebel Center for Comp Sci John Christian Bambenek

Official Description

Operating systems security: access control, least privilege mechanism and malware techniques. Network security: firewalls, sniffing, tunnels, intrusion detection, AAA and worm structure. System security: forensics security architectures, and attack/defend exercises. Complements CS 461 via hands-on project. Course Information: Same as ECE 419. 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: CS 461.

Course Director

Learning Goals

Install and Harden Linux and Windows Workstations and Servers (1)(2)(6)

Analyze Network Traffic for Common Attacks (1)(2)(6)

Implement a Firewall Policy with Network Address Translation (1)(2)(6)
Detect and Prevent Common Website Attacks (1)(2)(4)(6)

Operate Honeypots and Collect Malware (2)(6)

Analyze PE32 Binaries to Bypass Security Controls (1)(2)(6)

Operate and Protect DNS Servers (1)(2)(6)

Defend a Virtual Network from Attack (2)(3)(5)(6)

Detect Compromised Machines and Credentials (1)(2)(6)

Perform Basic Vulnerability Analysis and Security Penetration Testing (1)(3)(4)

Demonstrate Ethical Behavior in Assessing Systems (3)(4)

Topic List

Windows and Linux System Hardening

Website Attack Detection and Prevention

Host and Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems

Firewalls and Network Address Translation

Fuzzing and Exploit Development

PE32 Binary Analysis

Vulnerability Assessment and Management

DNS Attacks and Defenses

Low-Level Network Attacks and Defenses

Honeypot Operation

Network Traffic Analysis

Required, Elective, or Selected Elective

Selected Elective.

Last updated

3/12/2019