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Fall 2017
LAW573  A  DATA SECURITY AND INCIDENT RESPONSE

Course Description
A thorough survey of the current corporate cyber-threat environment presented from the perspective of an attorney advising clients facing information security risks and challenges. Students will learn the basic motivations, tools, techniques and tactics employed by external and internal attackers seeking to compromise corporate networks and steal valuable corporate information and personal data. The course will also examine the potential legal, regulatory and practical impacts of data breach incidents and provide a basic overview of incident response best practices.

Short Course Attendance Policy
Due to the small number of meetings, attendance to all meetings/classes for short courses is mandatory. Students who miss more than one class session (80 minute) of a 1-credit short course are subject to administrative withdrawal and will have a W for the course on their transcripts.


Course Schedule
Offering Dates: 10-16-2017 - 10-21-2017  

Dates Day Time Room
10-16-2017 - 10-19-2017   MTWR  12:30 PM-1:50 PM F109
10-20-2017 - 10-20-2017   F  2:00 PM-5:00 PM F109
10-21-2017 - 10-21-2017   S  10:00 AM-1:00 PM F109

Course Frequency
Occasional course offering

Course Information

Credits: 1
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Take Home Examination
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course: None
Special Attributes:
New Course
New Professor
Short Course
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None

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Professor(s)

HERN, ROBERT


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: robb.hern@unitedlex.com
Phone: 614.205.4663