Course ID 16СТ43
  • Applied Informatics
Number of classes 3+2
Semester 4
Status Optional
The main objective of the course is to introduce students to the various types of threats to security breaches with which modern information systems are encountered as well as methods and techniques that allow the level of security of information to be raised to the greatest extent possible and that appropriate inspections are carried out in case of security breaches.
Students will be able to anticipate and detect possible threats to information system security and to use modern methods and techniques for its protection.
Theoretical training
• Information security
• Computer networks and telecommunications
• Threats to the security of information systems
• Malicious attacks and software
• Cryptography
• Access control methods and privacy
• Methods of physical security of information systems
• Risk management and security
• Information Systems Security Management
• E-commerce and security

Practical training
Case studies
Kim D., Solomon M. (2013), Fundamentals Of Information Systems Security, Jones & Bartlett Learning; 2 edition
Vacca J. (2013), Computer and Information Security Handbook, 2/E, Morgan Kaufmann
Ghosh A.K. (2001): Security and Privacy for E-Business, John Wiley & Sons, New York
Lectures, using modern audio-visual equipment and active participation of students. Practice classes involve: the analysis of the content taught, practical work on computer in small groups and practical application of knowledge, seminar papers, case studies.
Assessment (maximum number of points – 100)
Exam Requirements 45 points Final exam 55 points
Attendance 5 Written exam 25
Ongoing assessment 30 Oral exam 30
Class participation 10  
Case  study      

Practice classes