E-business Security and Information Assurance
Information assurance and security are recognized as very important issues in electronic business transactions and financial systems, from the managers, users, and providers viewpoints. This course addresses the security of e-business and cyber environments from an end-to-end perspective, including data center security and access security. Topics include: application, server, and database security, virtual local area networks (VLANs), secureaccess techniques, and secure electronic payment systems like SET (Secure Electronic Transaction). The course also reviews financial Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and smart card security in banking applications. The course includes a project and some lab experiments related to SSL, SET, EDI, server and application security.