PA - C1B - INF565 : Information Systems Security

Domaine > Informatique.


The aim of this course is to study the securing of Information Systems in the open network communication setting. Through a practical case (nomad network access of 3G type to the ressources of an organization), the course will show all the existing threats and address current techniques to circumvent them. Legal issues will also be treated.

After a first introductory lesson to raise awareness on the overall risks, the lectures will address the following topics :

  • Risk Analysis and Information Security Management
  • Virus, Malware
  • Filtering
  • Operating System security
  • PKI and Securing communications
  • Legal issues and Incident Response forensics
  • Security of Web applications
  • Secure development


Requirements: INF558 (Introduction to Cryptology), INF557 (From the Internet to the IoT: The Fundamentals of
Modern Computer Networking).

Evaluation mechanism: This course will be evaluated by way of a final exam

Language: english slides, french speaking

Format des notes

Numérique sur 20

Littérale/grade réduit

Pour les étudiants du diplôme Internet of Things : Innovation and Management Program (IoT)

Pour les étudiants du diplôme Diplôme d'ingénieur de l'Ecole polytechnique

Pour les étudiants du diplôme Cybersecurity : Threats & Defenses

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