Course: Introduction to Information Security Course Fundamentals


Businesses, governments, and consumers have changed how they communicate, share personal information and media, and do business. This transformation has created a need for information systems security. This course introduces students to risks, threats and vulnerabilities associated with the transformation to an Internet-driven global economy including the growing impact of the Internet of Things (IoT).


Week 1 – Introduction to Information Systems Security

Week 2 – The impact of the Internet of Things

Week 3 – Malicious Attacks, Threats and Vulnerabilities

Week 4 – Business Drivers of Information Security