COMP 232, Cybersecurity



  • Monday, 14:00, ENG-WLT (Engineering Building, Walter Lecture Theatre
  • Tuesday,15:00, ELEC-204 (EEE Building, Room 204)
  • Wednesday, 10:00, MATH-029 (Mathematics Building, Room 029)

  • Richard R. Brooks, Introduction to Computer and Network Security, Navigating Shades of Grey, CRC Press, 2014
  • William Stallings, Network Security Essentials: Applications and Standards, Prentice Hall, 2000 (and later editions )
Useful and Interesting Links related to Cybersecurity

Additional Books

Lecture notes (slides) PDF

  • Revision Notes
  • Mock exam paper (it is for COMP522, but the composition of the actual paper is very similar)

    • Mock exam paper Organization of the real paper will be slightly different. There will be 5 questions of smaller size (3 items in each) from which you have to choose and answer 4 questions.
    Practical sessions

    Practical assignments

    Programming with JCA