CS 4840, Fall 2017   Class Schedule, Lecture Notes

Note: Schedule will change please check regularly.

WK Class/Date Topic Book Chapter Homeworks Lecture Notes
1 Thu 8/24 Introduction Ch 1 Ch 1 slides
2 Tue 8/29 Toolbox: Authentication, Access Control and Cryptography Ch 2
Thu 8/31 Ch 2 slides
3 Tue 9/5 ... Access Control, and lab activity discussion
Thu 9/7 Lab Activity Day, meet in DBH 288 Environment Variable Activity assigned
4 Tue 9/12 ... and Cryptography Ch 2, Part B slides
Thu 9/14
5 Tue 9/19 Environment Variable Activity due
Thu 9/21 Lab Activity Day, meet in DBH 288 One Way Hash Activity assigned
6 Tue 9/26 Read Ch 0-8 of Schneier
Thu 9/28 Midterm
7 Tue 10/3 Programs and Programming Ch 3
Thu 10/5 Flawed software One Way Hash Activity due (old)
Security briefings start
Briefings: Singh, Brummel
Buffer Overflow Supplement slides
8 Tue 10/10 Malware One Way Hash Activity due (new)
Briefings: Sederquist, Low
Ch 3 slides
Thu 10/12 Lab Activity Day, meet in DBH 288 Buffer Overflow Activity
Briefings: Butler, Miller, Sweeten
9 Tue 10/17 Continue the buffer overflow lab activity Day, meet in DBH 288 Briefings: Hernandez, Arrambide
Thu 10/19 Group work day
10 Tue 10/24 Briefings: Rios-Madueno, Tran
Thu 10/26 Buffer Overflow Activity due
Briefings: Villa, J. Perez
11 Tue 10/31 Read Ch 9-16 of Schneier
Briefings: Ibarra, Lopez
Thu 11/2 Midterm
12 Tue 11/7 The Web - User Side Ch 4 Security Article Review assigned
Briefings: Vargas, Escobar
Thu 11/9 Briefings: Saleh, Murry Ch 4 slides
13 Tue 11/14 Briefings: Moun, A. Perez
Thu 11/16 SQL Injection discussion, lab activity preparation Briefings: Aguilar, Leon
14 Tue 11/21 Lab Activity Day, meet in DBH 288 Security Article Review due
SQL Injection Activity
Briefings: Fernandez Reyes, Sather
Thu 11/23 School Holiday: Thanksgiving Day
15 Tue 11/28 Operating Systems Ch 5 Briefings: A, B Ch 5 slides
Thu 11/30 Networks Ch 6
16 Tue 12/5 SQL Injection Activity due
Thu 12/7 Course Wrap-Up, Q & A Finish Schneier book Ch 6 and Wrap-Up slides
17 Tuesday 12/19 FINAL EXAM
Location: Science 137
Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am