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Spring 2016

AIT 671 Online -- Information System Infrastructure Lifecycle Management

Syllabus

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.

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  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: Online

Where: Blackboard


AIT 673 Online -- Cyber Incident Handling/Response

Syllabus

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.

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  Textbooks (Required): Jason Luttgens, Matthew Pepe, and Kevin Mandia,Incident Response
  & Computer Forensics, Third Edition, McGraw-Hill Education; (August 8, 2014).
  ISBN: 978-0071798686
  (http://www.amazon.com/Incident-Response-Computer-Forensics-Edition/dp/0071798684/ )
  

Also available on Safari Tech Books Online, part of the E-Book Databases@Mason.

(http://proquest.safaribooksonline.com.mutex.gmu.edu/book/networking/incident-response/9780071798686?bookview=overview)

Credits: 3

Day/Time: Online

Where: Blackboard


AIT 670 Online - Best Practices Managing Security and Privacy for Cloud Computing

Syllabus

This course offers a survey of security and privacy issues in Cloud Computing systems, along with an overview of current best practices and available technologies. In this course, we examine cloud computing models, look into the threat model and security issues related to data and computation outsourcing, and explore practical applications of secure Cloud Computing.

 

AIT 670 Textbook

Vic (J.R.) Winkler, Securing the Cloud: Cloud Computer Security Techniques and Tactics, Syngress; 1st edition (April 29, 2011). ISBN: 978-1-59749-592-9
(Available on Safari Tech Books Online, which is part of the E-Book Databases@Mason)

 


Credits: 3

Day/Time: Online

Where: Blackboard


Last Updated:  February 1, 2016