17.448 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.

17.448 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by S. Madnick and N. Choucri.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Cyberpolitics in International Relations: Theory, Methods, Policy site or on the 17.448 Stellar site.

MIT 17.448 Cybersecurity Related Textbooks
MIT 17.448 Cybersecurity On The Web
Cyberpolitics in International Relations: Theory, Methods, Policy
license madnick by-nc-sa choucri massachusetts institute of technology stuart madnick creative commons david clark

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