UMBC Center for Information Security and Assurance


Computer Viruses - IS 432

Course Description

Through a review of the current literature, a survey of state-of-the-art software tools and an examination of actual microcomputer-based viruses, the course is intended to prepare students for the eventuality of having to protect their machines and data against the increasingly common threat of viruses.

Prerequisites: IS 300

Previous Offerings

  • Summer 2008 (Glazer)
  • Summer 2006 (Glazer)
  • Summer 2005 (Glazer)