NIT Srinagar Syllabus 7th Sem CSE Network Security

NIT Srinagar Syllabus 7th Sem CSE

Network Security

Introduction to computer networks and network security.

Authentication and authorization overview, vulnerabilities, risk assessment, incidents, forensics. UNIX vulnerabilities and safeguards, Hash functions (MD5, SHA, RIPEM), Network security (BSDisms, sniffers, wrappers, vpns, firewalls, intrusion detection). Kerberos, DCE.

Cryptography, steganography, number theory, random numbers. Secret key encryption (DES, IDEA, RC5, CAST, AES (Rijndael)). Public key encryption (Diffie-Hellman, RSA, ECC, DSA).

Key management, PKIs. Crypto API’s. Secure applications: PGP, S/MIME, CFS, ssh.

Netscape/SSL, IPsec. Issues: legal/political/ethical. Operating system security, Operating system security model, Secure security issues, Firewalls, Java security

Books Recommended:

  1. Network Security by William Stallings
  2. Practical Cryptography by Ferguson & Schneier
  3. Applied Cryptography by Bruce Schneier

 

Introduction to computer networks and network security.

Authentication and authorization overview, vulnerabilities, risk assessment, incidents, forensics. UNIX vulnerabilities and safeguards, Hash functions (MD5, SHA, RIPEM), Network security (BSDisms, sniffers, wrappers, vpns, firewalls, intrusion detection). Kerberos, DCE.

Cryptography, steganography, number theory, random numbers. Secret key encryption (DES, IDEA, RC5, CAST, AES (Rijndael)). Public key encryption (Diffie-Hellman, RSA, ECC, DSA).

Key management, PKIs. Crypto API’s. Secure applications: PGP, S/MIME, CFS, ssh.

Netscape/SSL, IPsec. Issues: legal/political/ethical. Operating system security, Operating system security model, Secure security issues, Firewalls, Java security

Books Recommended:

  1. Network Security by William Stallings
  2. Practical Cryptography by Ferguson & Schneier
  3. Applied Cryptography by Bruce Schneier

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