COMP8802 - Foundations on Digital Forensics and Security
Semester 2, 2018-19
This is a Graduate Course. MPhil/PhD students in the Department of Computer Science should read the Coursework Requirement.
Instructor Dr. S.M. Yiu

This course presents the foundations of information security and digital forensics. Topics include: cryptography, system security, software security, steganography and watermarking, network security including Web security, authentication systems and access control, computer forensics models, different digital forensics techniques including real-time forensics, file system forensics, network forensics and mobile forensics.


(1) CSIS0327/COMP3327 Computer and Network Security or equivalent
(2) CSIS0230/COMP3230 Principles of Operating Systems or equivalent

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Teaching Period: January 14, 2019 - April 27, 2019
Reading Week: March 4, 2019 - March 9, 2019

Date Start Time End Time Venue Remark
Thursday 2:30pm 5:20pm EH101 (Eliot Hall)  
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