An Algorithmic and Social Introduction to Computer Science (CSC-105 2000S)

Class 14: Security and Computer Crime

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Held Tuesday, February 15, 2000


Today we consider issues of security. Most of our discussion will be based on the book.

Question 14 for today's class: How would you classify the recent Web denial-of-service attacks? What techniques might have been used to avoid them?

Question 15 for Wednesday's class: Describe a technique we can use to conceal information.





There are no preliminary notes for today's class.

Security Questions

Interpreting the Security Readings

What is Theft?

Generalizing the Security Readings


Saturday, 22 January 2000

Tuesday, 15 February 2000

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