Course Info

CSEC 345: Human-Centered Cybersecurity (Formerly CNS 345)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

A survey of behavioral theories relevant in cybersecurity context. Topics include economic theories of decision making, heuristics, biases, and bounded rationality, signal detection theory, mental models, social engineering, game theory, information search, and cognitive engineering. Students work on term paper describing potential application(s) of a theory of their choice in cybersecurity context. PREREQUISITE(S): IT 263 or CSC 242

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 701
Class number: 10058
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: TBA-L OOP00 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 10061
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 16821
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01517 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 16824
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus
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