IST161 - Introduction to Information Assurance

Credits: 3

This course will provide information systems users with the basic knowledge of their role and responsibilities towards protecting information systems resources. Discussion will include workstation and office security, types of malicious programs such as viruses, access control schemes, and management. This will provide a foundation for further study of systems security and protection issues such as terminology, threats to information resources, computer abuse, and system vulnerabilities. This course maps to much of the Security+ Certification.

Required course for