Current Term Classes - Cyber Security

Fall 2017

Class registration opens on August 7. 

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BUS 5010: Cyber Security Management
Online  Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Oct 10 | *Synchronous session TBD.
Provides managers with the essential framework needed to design and develop an effective cyber security program.  Explores methods used to raise general security awareness, review current industry practices, and develop expertise needed to adapt policies to achieve confidentiality, integrity, and availability of organizational assets and data.
James Lantzy | 3 GR credits | Required

BUS 5040: Creating and Conducting a Security Assessment
Online Asynchronous* | Available Oct 9-Dec 5 | *Synchronous session TBD.
Reviews the essential components of a security assessment and explores how to integrate methodology with company needs.  Covers the pitfalls connected with conducting a security assessment.  Addresses how to create security assessment reports, identifying threats and vulnerabilities and managing organizational audits and compliance metrics. Case studies are used to illustrate course concepts.
Randall Sylvertooth | 3 GR credits | Required

BUS 5100: Cyber Law, Regulation, and Ethics
Online  Asynchronous* | Available Oct 9-Dec 5 | *Synchronous session TBD.
An overview of the ethical challenges in the information age - introduces the complex and dynamic state of the law as it applies to behavior in cyberspace. Topics include the legal pitfalls of doing business in an interconnected world and an intro to the various organizations and materials that can be turned to for assistance in understanding how to ethically and legally provide services and operate modern computer-based systems and networks.
Angela Orebaugh | 3 GR credits | Required

BUS 5120: Securing the Internet of Things
Online  Asynchronous* | Available Aug 22-Oct 10 | *Synchronous session TBD.
Examines the security and ethical issues of smart devices known as the Internet of Things (IoT).  The IoT consists of smart devices that sense, anticipate, and respond to our needs as we manage them remotely.  Explores IoT technology, security vulnerabilities and attacks, and mitigation controls.  Assesses the health, safety, privacy, and economic impacts of IoT security events.
Angela Orebaugh | 3 GR credits | Elective