Cyber Terrorism - ZEIT8035

Faculty: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

School: School of Engineering & Information Technology @ UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Course Outline: ZEIT8035 Course Outline

Campus: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Computer systems and networks, and the applications that they support are core elements of critical infrastructure for public and private sector organisations in the twenty-first century. This course will present a high-level overview of how cyber terrorist threats and foreign states, might infiltrate systems and gain control of critical infrastructure. The course explores how different vertical industries face specific treats from their use of current day technology. The 'human factor' in dealing with cyber terrorist threats will be emphasised.

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