17.447 Cybersecurity

Class Info

Focuses on the complexity of cybersecurity in a changing world. Examines national and international aspects of overall cyber ecology. Explores sources and consequences of cyber threats and different types of damages. Considers impacts for and of various aspects of cybersecurity in diverse geostrategic, political, business and economic contexts. Addresses national and international policy responses as well as formal and informal strategies and mechanisms for responding to cyber insecurity and enhancing conditions of cybersecurity. Students taking graduate version expected to pursue subject in greater depth through reading and individual research.

This class has no prerequisites.

17.447 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by N. Choucri and S. Madnick.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Mondays in E53-485.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

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MIT 17.447 Cybersecurity Related Textbooks
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