This course is an exploration of client computer system security and vulnerabilities, including client computer architectures, and operating systems. It provides the detailed technical coverage necessary to protect computer information system clients by presenting the knowledge of client platform computer hardware components, client network devices and interfaces, as well as the structure and usage of common client operating system software from an information security perspective. Additional learning regarding ongoing maintenance and operational issues of client computing systems will also be included.

Notes: Offered as an online course.

Number of credit hours per week 3
Presence of students On-campus and on-line


Prerequisite: Business Majors: Sophomore GPA Requirement; Non-business Majors: Permission of the Coles College of Business.