Goal of the course is to introduce security issues in contemporary operating systems and web applications. Participants will get basic knowledge of theoretical models of access rights, security models of operating systems, sandboxing, browsers, web applications, and networking. Furthermore there will be lectures about designing secure applications, verification of correctness, and testing. After the course, participants should better understand the risk and be able to design more secure security solutions.
Students has to finish semestral project for which they will be awarded up to 10 points with extra five points for the best project. Points of early / middle bird projects presented in October / November will be multiplied by 1.5 / 1.25.
Written exam will be awarded by up to 20 points. To pass the course with the lowest possible mark, you have to have at least 15 points.
Josef Liska: firstname.lastname@example.org
Balasz Kutil: email@example.com
Linux command line
For those who do not know the linux command line, following tutorial might be helpful