Subject Code: ECP4126
Objective: To expose the students to the importance of computer security and disaster recovery in the organization.
Pre-Requisite: ECP2056: Data Communications and Computer Networking
Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 45 hours (lectures & tutorials)
Assessment: Test/Quiz: 10%
Tutorial/Assignment: 30%
Final Examination: 60%
  • William Stallings, “Cryptography and Network Security”, Prentice Hall, 2006.
  • Wm. Arthur Conklin, Gregory B. White, Chuck Cothren, Dwayne Williams and Roger L. Davis, “Principles of Computer Security: Security+ and Beyond”, McGraw Hill, 2005. (Textbook)
  • Charles P. Pfleeger, "Security in Computing", Prentice Hall, 2003.
  • Richard H Baker, “Network Security”, McGraw Hill, 1995.Bates, “Disaster Recovery for LANs”, McGraw Hill, 1994.
  • Bates, “Disaster Recovery for LANs”, McGraw Hill, 1994.
  • Behrouz Forouzan, “Cryptography and Network Security”, McGraw Hill- Forouzan Networking, 2007.

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