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System and Application Security (2017 Autumn)

Organisation: UTU / Dept. of Information Technology

Credit Points: 5

Responsible Person: Seppo Virtanen

Course code: DTEK8025

After the course the participants will have advanced knowledge of the characteristics of computer systems and applications that are critical in terms of information security. The participants will develop advanced expertise in the role of information security in computer systems and application software. Participants have advanced understanding on the vulnerabilities in networked systems and how a malicious party may try to exploit them.

Covered topics include malicious software, server weaknesses and software safety.



  1. Wed 6.9.–25.10. weekly at 14–16, XXI, Agora