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Scott Yilek

Associate 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.

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
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CISC 350 - 01 Information Security M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OSS 428
CRN: 22271 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek (Formerly CISC 210) 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: MATH 128 (may be taken concurrently), and a minimum grade of C- in CISC 230

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CISC 350 - 02 Information Security M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OSS 431
CRN: 22272 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek (Formerly CISC 210) 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: MATH 128 (may be taken concurrently), and a minimum grade of C- in CISC 230

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CISC 410 - 01 Advanced Information Security - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OSS 333
CRN: 22274 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Scott C. Yilek A more in-depth study of security issues than CISC 350 (formerly CISC 210). This course will focus on modern attack techniques and defenses in the areas of application security, network security, cryptographic protocols, and web security. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in CISC 350 (formerly CISC 210)

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