Malware Analysis

DFS 540
Description: Students will learn different methods of malware analysis and their respective strengths and weaknesses. Students will gain an insight into malware behavior, including infection vectors, propagation and persistence mechanisms and artifacts. Students will be taught methods of both behavioral analysis using controlled environments and reverse engineering. A range of malware types including web based, Trojan, rootkits and bots will be examined.

Prerequisite: DFS-520, DFS-530
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
DFS 540-81 Online Online 08/25/14 - 10/18/14 Harrell 3 Register
DFS 540-90 Online Online 08/25/14 - 10/18/14 Harrell 0 Register
Spring
DFS 540-81 Online Online 01/05/15 - 02/28/15 Harrell 12 Register