CSC 586. Sytem Administration and Security. 3 Credits.

This course is a hands on study of the essentials of operating system administration with a strong focus on systems security. Approximately half of the class time is spent in the lab. Students work as system administrators on projects devised to illustrate basic system and security administrative features. Additionally, various script languages are taught to provide the basis for understanding and extending the system capabilities.
Typically offered in Summer.