Resumo do curso

The summary for this course comes from the course web site at Georgia Tech. Note that watching this course on Udacity does not count for Georgia Tech credit unless you are enrolled in the Georgia Tech OMSCS program.

This course provides an introduction to computer and network security. Students successfully completing this class will be able to evaluate works in academic and commercial security, and will have rudimentary skills in security research. The course begins with a tutorial of the basic elements of cryptography, cryptanalysis, and systems security, and continues by covering a number of seminal papers and monographs in a wide range of security areas.

Topics covered include network security, authentication, security protocol design and analysis, security modeling, trusted computing, key management, program safety, intrusion detection, DDOS detection and mitigation, architecture/operating systems security, security policy, group systems, biometrics, web security, and other emerging topics.

Most of the course readings will come from seminal papers in the field. Links to these papers will be provided on the course pages. In addition, links to critical reference materials will also be provided.

Valor do curso
Tempo estimadoTempo total entre hoje e dia da formatura depende do seu compromisso semanal. Em média, os nossos graduados completam este nanodegree em 16 weeks
16 weeks
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Testes interativos

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Ritmo individual de aprendizado

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Este curso aberto é seu primeiro passo em direção a uma nova carreira com o programa Fundamentos de Data Science I

Curso Aberto

Network Security

porGeorgia Institute of Technology

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Wenke Lee

Wenke Lee


Catherine Gamboa

Catherine Gamboa



To succeed in this course, you should have:

  • Intermediate to advanced programming knowledge
  • Knowledge of basic computer networking principles
  • Knowledge of basic information security principles

Por que fazer este curso?

You should take this course if you want to:

  • Understand the importance of network security in the modern technological world.
  • Create systems that are resistant to modern attacks.
  • Follow the latest trends in attack and defense technologies.
Quais são os recursos?
Vídeos dos instrutoresExercícios práticosAulas com profissionais do setor