This course contains a detailed examination of real world information security knowledge, enabling recognition of vulnerabilities, exploitation of system weaknesses, and implementation of safeguards against threats. Through hands-on exercises and a final project students will learn the art of penetration testing. Students who complete this course will be equipped with the knowledge necessary to analyze and evaluate systems security.

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


Prerequisite: Business Majors: Sophomore GPA Requirement and a grade of “C” or better in ISA 3210, ISA 3200, and permission of Coles College of Business for non-business majors