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Spring 2015

AIT 671 -- Information System Infrastructure Lifecycle Management


Examines information system infrastructure lifecycle management including the audit process, IT governance and best practices, system and infrastructure control, IT service delivery and support, protection of information assets, physical security, business and disaster recovery.



  Textbooks (Required): Richard Bejtlich, The Practice of Network Security Monitoring:
  Understanding Incident Detection and Response, No Starch Press (August 2, 2013).
  ISBN: 978-1593275099
  (Available on Safari Tech Books Online, which is part of the E-Book Databases@Mason)


Credits: 3

Day/Time: Tuesday, 4:30 pm-7:10 pm

Where: Krug Hall, Room: 5

AIT 673 -- Cyber Incident Handling/Response


Examines Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), including Incident Response, Vulnerability Assessment, Incident Analysis, Malcode Analysis, Forensics and Investigations. Includes exercises in CERT operations and a final Incident Handling project.



  Textbooks (Required): Jason Luttgens, Matthew Pepe, and Kevin Mandia,Incident Response
  & Computer Forensics, Third Edition, McGraw-Hill Education; (August 8, 2014).
  ISBN: 978-0071798686
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Also available on Safari Tech Books Online, part of the E-Book Databases@Mason.


Credits: 3

Day/Time: Online

Where: Via Blackboard

Last Updated:  January 3, 2015