ECE 567

Advanced Network Security

Units: 1.5

Formerly: ELEC 567

Presents, from a practical perspective, underlying principles and techniques of network security. Students will be exposed to ethical hacking, and penetration testing. Various protection methods, used in practice to detect and respond to malicious network attacks, will be presented. Students will also learn how to implement successful security policies and defense mechanisms and strategies, with a particular focus on firewalls, intrusion detection and response, virtual private networks, and biometrics technologies.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ECE 567, ELEC 567.

Graduate course in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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