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Scott Yilek

Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph.D., 2010, Computer Science, University of California, San Diego
M.S., 2007, Computer Science, University of California, San Diego
B.S., 2005, Computer Science, University of Minnesota
Office
OSS 413
Phone
(651)962-5395
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819 ext. 5395
Mail
University of St. Thomas
Mail Number OSS 402
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Professional Interests

Cryptography and Security.

Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CISC 130 - 01 Intro-Program&Prob Solving-Sci See Details * *
CRN: 20721 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek (Formerly QMCS 130 and 230) Introduction to problem solving with computers, using programming languages common to science and engineering disciplines; logical thinking, design and implementation of algorithms; and basic programming structures. Introduction to hardware and software: how computers acquire, store, process, and output information; how computer systems are designed, programmed, and tested. Students will use both a scientific programming language and an application package designed to implement programming features at a level more accessible to non-programmers. This course is designed for students majoring in Engineering or the sciences. Majors in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences should take CISC 131. Please see your academic advisor to ensure you select the appropriate class. Lab included. NOTE: Students who receive credit for CISC 130 may not receive credit for CISC 131

Schedule Details

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OSS 4320815-0920M - W - F - -
OSS 4320800-0940- T - - - - -
CISC 210 - 01 Information Security M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OSS 432
CRN: 20749 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek An introductory course in computer security. Topics include operating system security, cryptography, user authentication, application security, secure programming, web security and privacy issues, and ethical issues in the field of computer security. Emphasis is on understanding the technical aspects of how adversaries exploit systems and the techniques for defending against these attacks. Prerequisites: 1) MATH 128 or ENGR 230 or STAT 220(IDTH 220) (may be taken concurrently), and 2) a minimum grade of C- in CISC 130 or 131

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Summer 2015 Courses

Summer 2015 Courses
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Fall 2015 Courses

Fall 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CISC 210 - 01 Information Security - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 OSS 428
CRN: 42632 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek An introductory course in computer security. Topics include operating system security, cryptography, user authentication, application security, secure programming, web security and privacy issues, and ethical issues in the field of computer security. Emphasis is on understanding the technical aspects of how adversaries exploit systems and the techniques for defending against these attacks. Prerequisites: 1) MATH 128 or ENGR 230 or STAT 220(IDTH 220) (may be taken concurrently), and 2) a minimum grade of C- in CISC 130 or 131

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