Course detail

Information System Security and Cryptography

FIT-BIDAcad. year: 2019/2020

Introduction, security standards, security management. Evaluation of security. Data transmission security, operating system and database security. Cryptographic algorithms and analysis, public key cryptography. Electronic commerce. Tamper resistant hardware.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will learn basic principles of secure information systems design and security analysis.

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of operating systems and computer networks.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Hanáček, P., Staudek, J.: Bezpečnost informačních systémů, ÚSIS, Praha, 2000, s. 127, ISBN80-238-5400-3
Stallings, W.: Cryptography and Network Security, Prentice Hall, 1999, ISBN 0-13-869017-0
Savard, J. J. G.: A Cryptographic Compendium, 2000, dostupné na WWW
Menezes, Van Oorschot, Vanstone: Handbook of Applied Cryptography,  CRC Press Series on Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications,   Hardcover, 816 pages, CRC Press, 1997.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech, English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

To acquaint with with the advanced concepts of information systems security. The Another area covered is applied cryptography, including classical cryptography and modern secret key and public key cryptography.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Project and presentation of selected article

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme VTI-DR-4 Doctoral

    branch DVI4 , any year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, optional

  • Programme VTI-DR-4 Doctoral

    branch DVI4 , any year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, optional

  • Programme VTI-DR-4 Doctoral

    branch DVI4 , any year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, optional

  • Programme VTI-DR-4 Doctoral

    branch DVI4 , any year of study, summer semester, 0 credits, optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus


  1. Introduction
  2. Security standardisation
  3. Security management
  4. Security evaluation and audit
  5. Selected security mechanisms
  6. Advance cryptographic algorithms
  7. Public key infrastructure (PKI)
  8. Electronic commerce
  9. Tamper resistant hardware

Project

4 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus


  1. Security analysis project

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