Spring 2017 Schedule

Date
Chapter
Coverage
Readings
Assignment
Due Date
01/12/2017
Introduction




01/19/2017
Chapter 1
The Threat Environment
Read the Threat Environment articles and be prepared to discuss in class.


01/26/2017
Readings:
COSO, COBIT
From the Frameworks & Standards page, read:* Internal Control - Integrated Framework (1992)


02/02/2017
No Class




02/09/2017
Chapter 2
Planning & Policy
We will be discussing an alternative Risk Assessment method OCTAV Alegro, you can read more here.


02/16/2017
Module A
Networking Concepts



02/23/2017
Chapter 3
Cryptography
Read the Cryptography Readings from the Class Readings page


03/02/2017
Chapter 4
Secure Networks



03/03/2017 to 03/06/2017
Exam 1 (Chapter 1-4, Module A, Readings)




03/09/2017
Chapter 5
Access Controls



03/16/2017
Spring Break




03/23/2017
No Class




03/30/2017
Readings
Passwords
Read the required readings from the Password section of the Class Readings
Access Control Simulation
04/06/2017
04/06/2017
Chapter 6
Firewalls



04/13/2017
Chapter 7 & 8
Host Hardening & Application Security
Read the required Application Hardening articles section of the Class Readings
Security in the News
04/20/2017
04/20/2017
Readings
SOX IT and Various Readings
1. Read the required readings from the IT Control and SOX section of the Class ReadingsSecurity in the News
2. Read the required readings from the Incident Response section of the Class Readings
3. Read the required readings from the SEC Readings section of the Class Readings


04/21/2017 to 04/27/2017
Final Exam (5-10) and Readings