Credits: 5

Schedule: 28.10.2019 - 31.07.2020

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

II (Autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

You will understand common security technologies for computer networking and communication in distributed systems. You will be able to read protocol specifications, apply and evaluate them critically in the development of secure systems, and develop basic communication-security solutions for new applications and services.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Common security protocols and architectures for Internet, wireless networks and mobile devices. Securing the communication in new network-based services and applications. Connecting ubiquitous computing devices to the cloud. The learning takes place mainly through design and implementation exercises.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Group work, individual exercises, active participation.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 20 h, group work 60 h, individual exercises and study 53 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

See course web page.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces former course T-110.5241/T-110.5240 Network Security

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Broad knowledge of computer security, networking and cryptography.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 



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