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Software Security

When you'll study it
Semester 2
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 7
Module lead
Vladimiro Sassone
Academic year

Module overview

This module focuses on both theoretical and practical perspectives in the security of software and software systems, by exploring software analysis and reverse engineering.

The aims of the module at a high level are to:

- Explore common threats to the secure operation of software systems

- Give students exposure to software system analysis and penetration of software systems

  • Provide practical skills in malware analysis and reverse engineering