Summer D 2017 Schedule

Date
Chapter
Coverage
Readings
Assignment
Due Date
05/15/2017
No Class




05/17/2017
Introduction




05/22/2017
Chapter 1
The Threat Environment
Read the Threat Environment articles and be prepared to discuss in class.


05/24/2017
Chapter 2
Planning & Policy
We will be discussing an alternative Risk Assessment method OCTAV Alegro, you can read more here.


05/29/2017
No class
Memorial Day



05/31/2017
Readings
COSO, COBIT, ERM
Using COSO to Assess IT Controls (Journal of Accountancy, May 2014)

From the Frameworks & Standards page, read:*


06/05/2017
Module A
Networking Concepts



06/07/2017
Chapter 3
Cryptography
Read the Cryptography Readings from the Class Readings page


06/12/2017
Chapter 4
Secure Networks



06/14/2017
to 06/18/2017
Exam 1 (Chapter 1-4, Module A, Readings)
There will be No Class on June 14th, due to the exam.



06/19/2017
Chapter 5
Access Controls

Access Control Simulation Report
07/03/2017
06/21/2017
Readings
Passwords
Read the required readings from the Password section of the Class Readings


06/26/2017
Chapter 6
Firewalls



06/28/2017
Chapter 7 & 8
Host Hardening and Application Security
Read the required Application Hardening articles section of the Class Readings


07/03/2017
No Class




07/05/2017
Chapter 9 & 10
Data Protection & Incident and Disaster Response
Cybersecurity's Maginot Line: A real-world assessment of the defense-in-depth model by Mandiant, May 2014
Security in the News
07/10/2017
07/10/2017
Class Readings
SOX IT Readings;
SEC Readings
This article discusses the Board's role in cybersecurity from a governance perspective: (Clarke and Olcott, 2014)

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


07/12/2017
to 07/15/2017
Exam 2 (Chapter 5-10, Readings)