[Monash Home][Monash Info][News and Events][Campuses and Faculties] [Monash University]
SiMS Home
SiMS HomeAbout UsCourses & SubjectsStaffResearchContact
SiMS Home
 
Handbook   Overview   Lectures   Tutorials   Readings   Assessment   Staff

IMS5002 - Information System Security

 

Week

Start date

Lecture Topics

 

Lecture PPT slides and readings

1

28 Feb

Overview of the unit

Security governance

 

 

Wk1-Introsec

Introduction to security - overview of unit

unitoutline1_05

2

7 March

Managing security in the organisation

Risk Management - Part 1

 

Week 2_risk management_4 slides

Week 2_risk management_6 slides

3

14 March

Risk Management - Part 2

threats and vulnerabilities

 

Week 3_risk management_Part 2_4 slides

Week 3_risk management_Part 2_6 slides

 

4

 

21 March

Andrew Dixon will give a talk on accessing database systems in the library for your assignment - please bring any questions you may have about your assignment and Andrew will show you how to get the most out of your searches.

Risk Management - Part 3

Access Controls

 

 

 

 

Week 4 - Risk management_Part 3_4 slides

Week 4 - Risk management_Part 3_6 slides

 

Friday 25 March to Friday 1 April Mid semester vacation

 

5

4 April

IS Security computer forensics

 

 

Week 5 - computer forensics: a critical process in the incident response plan - 3 slides

Week 5 - computer forensics: a critical process in the incident response plan - 6 slides

Please refer to READINGS at this website. Go to the bottom of the page you will see SANS webcasts. You should access these when they become available.

6

11 April

Impact of e-commerce on the organisation

http://www.cert.org/encyc_article/tocencyc.html

Week 6 - Impact of E-commerce on the organisation - 3ppt

Week 6 - Impact of E-commerce on the organisation - 6ppt

 

Dear students

We have a guest speaker tonight for the first half of the lecture: Christian Wilson is the Monash IT Security Manager, working in Infrastructure services information technology services and ITS IT security and risk.

Unfortunately I cannot upload the slides for you. I will give them out in class.

 

7

18 April

Security over the internet

http://www.cert.org/archive/html/protect-critical-systems.html

Week 7 - Internet security - weak link _3 ppt

Week 7 - Internet security - weak link_6ppt

 

Secure Online Data Transfer with SSL Get thawtes new introductory guide to SSL security which covers the basics of how it operates. Discussions of the various applications of SSL certificates and their appropriate deployment is included along with details of testing SSL on your website http://newsletter.infoworld.com/t?ctl=C5CB76 :2F5B7B4

8

25 April

Security as a critical business function

Week 8 - Designing a secure system_4ppt

Week 8 - Designing a secure system_6ppt

 

Please access this website; there are numerous articles and reports you may find useful for your assignments and for additional readings:

http://www.cert.org/nav/articles_reports.html

9

2 May

Security policies and procedures

 

 

 

Week 9-Risk management - Part 4_security policies_3 ppt

Week 9-Risk management - Part 4_security policies_6 ppt

10

9 May

Business continuity plans/disaster recovery

Week 10 Business continuity plans and disaster recovery_4ppt

Week 10 Business continuity plans and disaster recovery_6ppt

 

 

 

Week 10 - full slides as requested

11

16 May

Security standards, privacy and law

Week 11 - Privacy issues_3 ppt

Week 11 - Privacy Issues_6 ppt

 

there will be a video in the second half of the lecture this evening.

This link came from the latest SANS newsletter. I hope you are all subscribing to SANS. This is a free service and very worthwhile.

http://usa.visa.com/business/accepting_visa/ops_risk_management/cisp.html

12

23 May

Current issues and Future Trends in

IS Security

 

 

 

Week 12 - Current trends_3 ppt

Week 12 - current trends_6 ppt

13

30 May

Review and Revision

Exam Preparation

 

Week 13 - Unit Overview and exam prep _3ppt

Students are advised to attend this session as well as attend the tutorials this week.

14-17

6 June-

1 July

Examination period

 

 

 

 
HelpContactsSite MapStaff DirectorySearch
Return to the Top of the PageMonash University ABN 12 377 614 012. Copyright © 1994-2001 Monash University - Caution - Privacy
SIMS is part of the Faculty of Information Technology -
Authorised by: Head of School. Maintained by: Sue Foster