Systems and Network Security (Dept Elec-III) (2183202)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Network Fundamentals.
LANs, WANs, MANs, Network Software: Protocol Hierarchies, Design Issues in layers, Services Primitive, Critique of the OSI and TCP, Birth and Growth of the Internet, ARPANET, NSFNET, Common networks: X.25, ATM, Ethernet, WLANs
4
10 %
2
Introduction to Security Issues.
Security Trends, OSI Security Architecture, Security attacks, Security Services and Security Mechanism, Model of Network Security
4
10 %
3
Symmetric Ciphers.
Symmetric Cipher Model, Substitution techniques, Transposition techniques, Stegnography, Block Cipher principles and Design issues, Data Encryption Standard, Advance Encryption Standard, Traffic Confidentiality, Key Distribution.
8
20 %
4
Public Key Cryptography.
Principles, RSA Algorithm, Key Management, Deffie-Hellman Key Exchange
6
15 %
5
Network Security.
Digital Signatures, Authentication Protocols, DSS, Kerberos, X.509 Authentication Services,Public Key Infrastructure.
6
15 %
6
Email Security and IP Security.
Introduction to PGP, Introduction to S/MIME, IP Security Overview, IP Security Architecture
4
10 %
7
Web Security
Threats and Security Approaches, Secure Socket Layer. Secure Electronic Transaction, Intruders, Intrusion Detection, Password Management.
6
10 %
8
Malicious Software.
Viruses and Related Threats,Virus Countermeasures, Distributed Denial of Service attacks, Firewalls Design Principles, Trusted System
6
10 %