Two Questions

Yes, just two. But the first one is rather large and the second one is deeper.

Exam Dates

This is from official dates published by the campus.

  • Partial 1 exam is Thursday September 15th.

Question One

Show your depth of knowledge in YOUR choice of 6 of the following topics (English or Spanish):

  • Why should we study computing security.
  • Three goals: Integrity, Availability and Confidentiality
  • Ethic and legal responsibilities in computer security
  • Certifications in Computing Security
  • Ethical hacking
  • IT Risk Management Frameworks
  • Risk Assessment Methodologies
  • Classic Security Architecture Models
  • Security Policies
  • Authentication and Access Control
  • Cryptography
  • Unintentional Security Issues
  • Malware
  • Security Countermeasures
  • Security on the Web (User Perspective)
  • Operating System Security
  • Network Security
  • Wireless Security
  • Denial of Service
  • Potpourri for $500

Question Two

What should your grade (scale of 1 to 100) be for partial #1 in this course and why. This should be based on evidence that you have left here on this exam and in your blog posts about WSQs, quizzes, º and any other posts as well as participation in class and outside of class through comments on other blogs, Twitter and more.

Rubric for Question Two

I reworked the rubric from last semester and came up with the following guide, we will discuss this in class but you can also discuss on Twitter (with #TC2027) or in the comments below.

Rubric_TC2027_P1  (updated to remove reference to “code”)


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CC BY-SA 4.0 Partial#1 by Bauer Ken is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.