Intrusion Detection

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January 6, 2021
Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 40
Lab hours: 5
RU 6210


205 Van Buren Street, Suite 140, Herndon, VA 20170   View map

The objective of this course is to provide a detail overview to the science and art of intrusion detection. The course covers methodologies, techniques, and tools for monitoring and detecting events in computer system or network, with the objective of preventing and unwanted process activity and recovering from malicious behavior.


  • A comprehensive learning on the subject of intrusion detection
  • A hands-on exposure to the principles and techniques used in intrusion detection, as well as the technical challenges and fundamental limits of intrusion detection
  • Preparation to become either a capable practitioner or independent researcher in intrusion detection

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 40
Lab hours: 5
Faculty office hours: faculty is available outside class hours by appointment, via email, and at scheduled times.
Advising: faculty and career counselors are available to assist students with their career directions and questions.