Secure Electronic Commerce (2010)
4 hours / week
PRERREQUISITES AND RECOMMENDED PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE
In order to study SEC, the student must know: Cryptography and Security in Information Technologies.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE SUBJECT
In this course we will study the threats and vulnerabilities in electronic commerce. Also, the security measures and mechanisms which are applicable in electronic commerce will be analyzed.
OBJETIVES: KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
• Learn about threats, attacks and vulnerabilities in electronic commerce.
• Study and analyze security protocols/services that have application to electronic commerce systems.
Lecture notes (slides) and laboratory exercises material.
ASSESSMENT ACTIVITIES OR PRACTICAL ASSIGNMENTS
Exam (40%), laboratory exercises (40%) and research work (20%).