263-0009-00L Information Security Lab
|Autumn Semester 2020
|K. Paterson, D. Basin, S. Capkun, D. Hofheinz, A. Perrig
|yearly recurring course
|Language of instruction
|Only for master students, otherwise a special permission by the study administration of D-INFK is required.
Number of participants limited to 150.
|This InterFocus Course will provide a broad, hands-on introduction to Information Security, introducing adversarial thinking and security by design as key approaches to building secure systems.
|This course will introduce key concepts from Information Security, both from attack and defence perspectives. Students will gain an appreciation of the complexity and challenge of building secure systems.
|The course is organised in two-week segments. In each segment, a new concept from Information Security will be introduced. The overall scope will be broad, including cryptography, protocol design, network security, system security.
|Will be made available during the semester.
|Paul C. van Oorschot, Computer Security and the Internet: Tools and Jewels.
Dan Boneh and Victor Shoup, A Graduate Course in Applied Cryptography.
|Prerequisites / Notice
|Ideally, students will have taken the D-INFK Bachelors course “Information Security" or an equivalent course at Bachelors level.