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IT 338 - Cybercrime


Description:
Investigate vulnerability of computer networks, systems, and computer applications. Learn methods of mitigation and/or prevention of cybercrime. Attributes of cybercrime such as virus attacks, identity theft, electronic funds transfers, and phishing will be examined.

Prerequisites:
Prerequisites: IT 238 and IT 351.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the various attributes of cybercrime to include hacking, denial of service attacks, cyberstalking, cyberbullying, virus attacks, identity theft, electronic funds transfers, phishing, spoofing, internet fraud and similar attributes.
  • Investigate the vulnerability of computer applications, networks, and systems in terms of computer intrusions and attacks.
  • Analyze the impact of cybercrime (social, economic, and legal).
  • Discuss methods of the mitigation and/or prevention of cybercrime.
  • Utilize tools and procedures to include hardware and/or software to mitigate cybercrime.
  • Discuss the legal ramifications of cybercrime on individuals, organizations, and society.
Learner Outcomes Approval Date:
5/16/2013



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