INFO206 - Security II

The number one concern of computer professionals today continues to be information security. Foundational knowledge of cryptography, wireless threats, and security assessment tools are covered. Focus includes best practices for risk management, risk mitigation, governance, and compliance.


CIP: 11.0901

EPC: 527

Credits: 5

Prerequisites: INFO 205 with a 2.0 grade or better.

Corequisites: none

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Identify basic cryptography concepts, encryption, and hashing algorithms, and the public key infrastructure as applied in industry.
  2. Apply wireless security settings and secure mobile solutions to meet industry standards.
  3. Identify how virtualization and cybersecurity solutions apply to cloud computing in the industry.
  4. Examine how policies, processes, and procedures for incident response address industry standards.
  5. Review the privacy and sensitive data concepts in relation to security concerns in the industry.