Course Description

This course, offered by the University of California, Davis, is designed to equip students with the necessary skills to identify security vulnerabilities in various systems and networks. With a focus on security engineering, computer networking, cryptography, and network security, students will learn how to identify potential threats and weaknesses in a system, and develop strategies to mitigate and prevent them. Through a combination of lectures, hands-on exercises, and real-world case studies, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of the principles and techniques used in identifying security vulnerabilities. They will also learn how to conduct risk assessments and develop effective security protocols to safeguard against potential attacks. This intermediate-level course is suitable for individuals with a basic understanding of computer networks and security concepts. It is ideal for professionals working in the field of information security, as well as students interested in pursuing a career in this rapidly growing industry. The course will be delivered over a period of 1-4 weeks, providing students with a flexible learning schedule. Upon completion, students will receive