Note to doctoral students:This course, along with IT 862, is required of ALL doctoral
students in the Information Security and Assurance track.INFS 780 is a pre-requisite for IT 862 (offered by Prof. Sandhu in
Spring semesters).The course will
also be useful to doctoral students outside of the security area.
Note to MS students:This course is open to MS students.Knowledge of the fundamental material
taught in this course will be beneficial to security professionals throughout
their careers.MS students are
encouraged to sign up so long as they are not scared of mathematics.The insights obtained in this course
will be useful throughout a security professional’s career.
Pre-requisites: INFS 501 or equivalent knowledge of Discrete Mathematics.One or both of INFS 762 and INFS 766 are
recommended as pre-requisites or co-requisites.