IT & Mobile Security

Cloud Computing

Tutorial, 5.00 ECTS


Course content

Definition and characteristics of cloud computing, service and deployment models, hands-on experience with IaaS and PaaS systems

Learning outcomes

Graduates gain knowledge concerning security principles of information systems, starting at the level of the operating system up to cloud solutions.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Tanenbaum: Modern Operation Systems, 3rd Ed. Prentice Hall, 2007
Trend Jaeger: Operating System Security, Morgan & Claypool, 2008
HTML5 and JavaScript Web Apps (ISBN-13: 978-1449320515)
Effective JavaScript (ISBN-13: 978-0-321-81218-6)
Android Forensics, iPhone Forensics (ISBN-10: 1597496510)
Peter Mell, Timothy Grance: The NIST Definition of Cloud Computing, NIST SP 800-145
J. Six: Application security for the Android , O'Reilly , 2012
S. Gunasekera, Android apps security, 2012
Professional Journals: Linux Magazin, IX, ACM

Mode of delivery

5 ECTS tutorial

Prerequisites and co-requisites

bachelor level

Assessment methods and criteria

continuous assessment