Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

CIS 160 * Introduction to Information Security (4)

Prerequisite(s): None.

Provides students with a knowledge of security concepts and with the skills required to react to security incidents, and prepares them to take the CompTIA Security+ certification examination. Topics include network security; compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data, and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography.

3 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.