Feb 22, 2020  
Fall 2017 Catalog 
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DA 202 - Ethical, Legal and Regulatory Framework of ISS

Credit Hours: 3

This course will cover fundamentals of the legal, ethical and regulatory framework for information systems security. Topics will include information systems security and the law; computer related crimes; measures and technologies used to investigate incidents and risk frameworks. Also includes recovery and control and audit procedures. Ethics and legal and regulatory implications will be discussed.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion, the student will be able to:

  • describe and understand the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA);
  • differentiate between the different types of laws regarding information security;
  • identify relevant U.S. laws of interest to information security professionals and what they represent;
  • discuss various international laws and legal bodies;
  • identify ethical concepts in information security including software licensing;
  • have an understanding of codes of ethics, certifications, and professional organizations; and
  • describe various types of computer related crimes and how they are perpetrated.

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