Wireless Communication Security
2009-2010 - IMT6051 - 5sp

Anbefalt forkunnskap

IMT4751 Wireless Communication Security, or equivalent

Forventet læringsutbytte

Having completed the course, the student should have

  • Advanced level of understanding of methods of analysis of wireless communication security
  • Deep understanding of modern wireless communication systems and their security
  • Acquired skills to be capable of critical analysis, evaluation and synthesis of ideas and concepts relating to wireless communication security.

Emnets temaer

  1. Introduction – elements of radio frequency theory, elements of information security with applications in the wireless environment
  2. Elements of RFID systems security analysis with case studies: the electronic passport
  3. Elements of WLAN security analysis
  4. Bluetooth system security
  5. Security in mobile telephony systems with case studies: the 2G, the 3G and beyond.

Pedagogiske metoder

Annet

Pedagogiske metoder (fritekst)

  • Lectures
  • Laboratory exercises
  • Problem solving exercises

Vurderingsformer

Annet

Vurderingsformer

  • Written exam (alternatively oral exam): 51%
  • Project: 49%
  • Both parts must be passed.

Karakterskala

Bokstavkarakterer, A (best) - F (ikke bestått)

Sensorordning

Evaluated by the lecturer

Utsatt eksamen (tidl. kontinuasjon)

The whole subject must be repeated

Tillatte hjelpemidler (gjelder kun skriftlig eksamen)

Calculator, dictionary

Obligatoriske arbeidskrav

None

Læremidler

Books:

1. V. Niemi, K. Nyberg, UMTS Security, John Wiley & Sons, 2005

Various papers (available on-line)

Supplerende opplysninger

There is room for 50 students for the course