CS155: Computer and Network Security

Computer and Network Security

Spring 2019

The course covers principles of building secure systems. We give many examples of how things can go wrong if these principles are not followed.


Course syllabus (and readings)
Course overview (grading, textbooks, coursework, exams)
Lectures: Tuesday, Thursday, 1:30-2:50, Nvidia Aud.
Sections: Friday, 3:30pm, Gates B01.
CA mailing list: cs155ta@cs


All homework submission is to be done via Gradescope. Please use course code 922REV to sign up. Note that Gradescope requires that the solution to every problem start on a new page.

Homework #1:   html
Due: Thursday, Apr. 25, 11:59pm
Homework #2:   not out yet.
Due: Thursday, May 23, 11:59pm


Project #1:   Control hijacking.
Due: Part 1: Thursday, April 11.    Part 2: Thursday, April 18.
Project #2:   Web security, not out yet
Due: Part 1: Thursday, May 9.     Part 2: Thursday, May 16.
Project #3:   Networking , not out yet
Due: Wednesday, June 5. (at most one late day allowed)

Course Calendar