Accession Number : ADA327359

Title :   Teaching Introductory Computer Security at a Department of Defense University.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. 1 Jan-31 Mar 97,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Irvine, Cynthia E. ; Stemp, Roger ; Warren, Daniel F.

PDF Url : ADA327359

Report Date : 02 APR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 387

Abstract : The Naval Postgraduate School Center for Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Studies and Research (NPS CISR) has developed an instructional program in computer security. Its objective is to insure that students not only understand practical aspects of computer security associated with current technology, but also learn the fundamental principles that can be applied to the development of systems for which high confidence in policy enforcement can be achieved. Introduction to Computer Security, the cornerstone course for our program is described here.

Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING SECURITY, *COURSES(EDUCATION), *NAVAL TRAINING, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, POLICIES, HIGH RATE, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, STUDENTS, UNIVERSITIES, INSTRUCTIONS.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE