Basic Information

This course serves as a projects course in the Computer Science Systems emphasis. After taking this class, students should understand general computer and network security terms and tools to perform offensive and defensive security. Students will have hands-on experience with small and large projects with use of current tools. Fianlly, students will work in a small group to secure (harden) a small network of servers with realistic/real services.

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Instructions for GitWeb

Your weekly journal can be found at
https://charon.cs.uni.edu/sys-sec2018/[catID]

Your project documentation space can be found at
https://charon.cs.uni.edu/sys-sec2018/team[ID] where your team ID is between 01-07.

Date Readings Activities Deliverables Due
1/8
C5-1 material

Setup
Start Offensive Security

 
1/10 C5-1 material

Assign teams
Assign offensive tool
Make first journal entry in class, go over journal expectations

Project 1 assigned
Presentations due 1/19, Documentation due 1/22
1/12 C5-1 material Work Day
1/15 No Class No class Journals graded from prev week
1/17 C5-1 material Quiz over C5-1
Finish making presentations
Quiz over C5-1
1/19   Tool presentation day Group tool presentations
1/22   Tool presentation day
Introduce virtual machines and Kali Linux
Group tool presentations
Journals graded from prev week
1/24 C5-2 materials Introduce LAMPSec CTF virtual machine
Lab 1
 
1/26   Work Day