Internet Weaknesses and Targets (WT 2008/09)

Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel

"Internet Security - Weaknesses and Targets" is based on "Internet- & WWW-Technologies" and gives a detailed introduction on problems concerning Internet and Intranet security. After starting with some remarks on risk analysis and computer crimes, security weaknesses and targets are discussed in detail. Beside others the following topics are discussed in detail: human factor and technical failures, attacks on accounts and passwords, attacks on Internet protocol, misuse of design and programming errors, weaknesses in common operating systems, targets in the WWW, and viruses. The lecture course concludes with a discussion about the possibilities to detect attacks and intrusions and also describes ethical issuses.


Risk Analysis and Cyber Crime

Weaknesses and Targets

Date: November 12, 2008
Language: English
Duration: 00:30:21
(Online) Reconnaissance
Date: November 26, 2008
Language: English
Duration: 01:28:00
Weaknesses of Internet Protocols I
Date: December 10, 2008
Language: English
Duration: 00:37:12
Misuse of Design and Programming Error
Date: January 14, 2009
Language: English
Duration: 01:01:30
Weaknesses of the World Wide Web I

Detection of Attacks and Intrusions

Legal and Ethical in Internet Security

Date: February 11, 2009
Language: English
Duration: 01:17:37
Legal and Ethical in Internet Security