Certified Ethical Hacker Credential

Credit Recommendation

  • Computer Security: 3 credits, upper division level

Effective Dates 

March 2010 through December 2019

Issuing Agency

EC-Council (International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants)

How to Apply for the Credit

Credit Recommendation Details / Competencies

Computer Security (aka Information Systems Security, Information Technology Security): 3 credits, upper division level
Equivalent to CSS 437 - Hacker Techniques, Tools, and Incident Handling
This course introduces students to the fundamental principles and topics of information technology security and risk management at the organizational level. Students learn critical security principles that enable them to plan, develop, and perform security tasks. The course addresses hardware, software, processes, communications, applications and policies and procedures with respect to organizational IT security and risk management.