This lecture will be organized via OLAT


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Live stream, every Friday 12:00-13:30


Matthias Schäfer
Markus Espen
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Course Overview

This course covers aspects and principles of network security. Based on many attacks on common technologies used in communication systems, this course illustrates how things can go wrong and provides basic measures to protect a network from mistakes committed in the past. It covers furthermore the fundamental concepts of security and security problems.

Areas covered in this lecture:

  • Physical and Link Layer Security
  • Network Layer Security
  • Transport Layer Security
  • Application Layer Security

Please note that it is strongly recommended to attend communication systems first since it provides the background knowledge for this lecture.

Registration & Organization

The lecture is organized via OLAT. To register for the lecture an get access to the material, please proceed to this link:

You will have to register in order to receive the links to the live lecture, updates and to get access to material (slides).

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