CS 356 - Systems Security

  • 3 credits
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Computer and system security, authentication, access control, malicious software, and software security.

This course can be applied toward:


CS 253 (with a C [2.0] or better); CS 270 (with a C [2.0] or better) or ECE 251 (with a C [2.0] or better); STAT 204 (with a C [2.0] or better) or STAT 204 (with a C [2.0] or better) or STAT 301 (with a C [2.0] or better) or STAT 307 (with a C [2.0] or better) or STAT 311 (with a C [2.0] or better) or STAT 315 (with a C [2.0] or better).


Russell Wakefield
Russell Wakefield

(970) 491-2090 | Russ.Wakefield@colostate.edu

Russell Wakefield has been an instructor in the Computer Science department at Colorado State University since 2008. He has a BS and a MCS degree in Computer Science; his research areas include database systems, operating systems, and distributed systems. He has over 25 years of industry experience in systems programming and management at corporations including Control Data Corporation, Pyramid Technology, Evans & Sutherland, and most recently 7 years as Director of Engineering at Cisco Systems.

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