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CSI3302 Database Security
Credit Points: 15
CSI2102 Information Security

This unit examines database information systems and the tools and techniques employed to make these resources as secure as possible.  The unit examines database architectures and vulnerabilities, with a focus on network connected, centralised database systems.  Security measures are examined from the point of view of both computing systems and organisational procedures, with an emphasis on web applications, e-commerce, auditing, roles and responsibilities and disaster recovery.  The unit has a significant practical element allowing students to develop security policies and procedures and implement them using commercial database tools.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y89Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013