Computers and Cyber Security Camp

Computers and Cyber Security Camp

Camp Description

The Computers and Cyber Security Camp includes problem-based instruction and hands-on activities with a strong emphasis on exposing students to computer security/information assurance careers, especially in the financial services industry.  Students will be involved in many activities designed to protect and defend personal privacy and information systems, and they will learn techniques for information system restoration by incorporating protection, detection, and recovery capabilities.

Camp Overview

Networking and Internet Protocols - Basic function of the TC/IP layers; addressing (IP, port numbers, physical); network topologies; client/server paradigm

Introduction of Information Security and Privacy - Information confidentiality, integrity, and availability; terminology of information security; digital rights; privacy; threats to information security and privacy

Technology for Information Security - Cryptography; symmetric encryption algorithms; asymmetric and public key encryption; hashing; authentication and authentication factors (passwords, k smart cards, biometrics)

PC Security - Patching and software updates; detecting and protecting against malicious software; PC firewalls; PC vulnerability analysis; browser and e-mail security; protecting files and folders using encryption and password; backups, restoring computers, and disaster recovery; PC security policies

Networking and Internet Protocols - Network firewalls and network defense; intrusion detection; physical security for networks; network administration

Activities described are general topics and are subject to change at the instructor’s discretion.

Dates:     July 10 – 14, 2017
Time:       8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Fee:         Residential - $775
                Commuter - $475

Camp Registration

We are no longer accepting registrations for Summer 2017 Computer & Cyber Security Camp.