Network Security

Information on the course Network Security is kept here. The course is part of the Master en Management de la Sécurité des Système d'Information (MSSI).




Lectures are on Feb. 22, Mar. 8 and Apr. 26. The lectures are taught in English.

Tentative outline of the lectures:

Date Outline
Friday, Feb. 22 CIA Triad, ISO-OSI network model, VPN, IPSec, and SSL/TLS
Friday, Mar. 8 Firewalls, intrusion detecion systems, and E-mail security (Part 1)
Friday, Apr. 26 E-mail security (Part 2), security protocols, RFID protocols, web security


By the end of the course the students will

Reading material

The text book for this course is William Stalling's "Network Security Essentials, Applications and Standards", Fourth Edition, Prentice Hall, 2010. ISBN-10: 0-13-610805-9

Lecutre Notes

The lecture notes are available on Moodle.


The exercise sheets are available on Moodle.


New Homework assignments are available on Moodle after each lecture.