Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5710519
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Computer Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
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Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5710435
The course set above should be completed before taking CENG519 NETWORK SECURITY .

Course Content

Basics and principles of cryptography and computer network security, their applications in the Internet and wireless networks, conventional (symmetric) and public-key (asymmetric) cryptography, cryptographic hash functions, message authentication codes and digital signatures, mutual trust and user authentication, transport and network layer security in the Internet, wireless network security, provable security, and advanced topics in security.