Prerequisite: CIS 502
This course presents the concept of access control to protectinformation systems and applications from unauthorized viewing,tampering, or destruction. This course defines the components ofaccess control, provides a business framework for implementation,and discusses legal requirements that impact access controlprograms. Topics include the risks, threats, and vulnerabilitiesprevalent in information systems and IT infrastructures and how tomitigate these conditions. In addition, security controls for accesscontrol including tokens, biometrics, and use of public keyinfrastructures (PKI) will be covered.