Duration 2 weeks
Weekly study 10 hours
Understand and demonstrate the major principles of secure design
System specification and design are two of the most important stages in the system development process. In this course, we will explore the first two stages of the system development life cycle, focusing on design principles that can be used to improve the security level of the systems under development.
Moreover, we will discuss the involvement of humans in the system security and will examine how the human factor affects it.
What topics will you cover?
- Applying secure design principles to diminish potential system threats and vulnerabilities
- Applying formal methods to specify and design system’s behaviour
Who is the course for?
The course is for MSc Cyber Security students.
Please note that the individuals detailed in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below, are current staff members and may be subject to change.