CSC-405 Computer Security


Date Topic Discussions (do readings before class)
01/07 Introduction (slides, hackpack)  
01/14 Shellcode (slides) x86 Assembly Guide (link)
01/21 Linux Security (slides)  
01/28 Reverse Engineering (slides) Reverse Engineering Tutorial (link), Radare2 Book (link)
02/04 Control-flow hijack attacks (slides) Smashing The Stack For Fun And Profit (link)
02/11 Stack Canaries & ASLR (slides) NOEXEC and StackGuard: Automatic Adaptive Detection and Prevention of Buffer-Overflow Attacks (link) [USENIX Sec’98]
02/18 Return-into-libc & ROP (slides) Advanced return-into-lib(c) exploits (PaX case study) (link)
02/25 NDSS Symposium 2020 - No class take a look at the accepted papers of the conference
03/03 Midterm Exam  
03/10 Spring Break - No class  
03/17 Web Security (slides)  
03/24 Web Security  
03/31 Web Security  
04/07 Web Security  
04/14 Final Exam  
04/17 HackPack CTF 1pm-7pm Capture the Flag event at Hunt Library Room 4106
04/21 CTFs & Research