BN223 Cyber Security Principles
Purpose of the Assessment
This assignment is designed to assess students’ knowledge and skills related to the following learning outcomes:
a.Understand the common types of threat and vulnerabilities to cyber systems and data
b.Demonstrate an understanding of the tactical and strategic means of detecting and monitoring anomalous activity
c.Understand physical security impacts on the enterprise information infrastructure Plan and implement operational assurance programs
There are two parts to this assignment, i.e. part A and part B.
A.Write a group report on one of the following topics listed at Part A. Your tutor will allocate you a group number (maximum five students in a group) and your topic.
Demonstration. Make a group video demonstration of three computer security tools.
Part A description:
In this part, you are required to select any one of the listed applications and write a group report including the following sections:
1. Analyse and review the existing security techniques and identify among them the best technique.
2. Analyse the challenges and Propose/ Review some solutions that can be taken to overcome these challenges.
3. Examine the security tools based on your selected topic.
4. Investigate the relevant computer security tools and techniques that can be used to address the challenges of the above case.
Part B description:
Make a group video demonstration of three security tools Prepare slides (between 8 – 12 slides) for your video demonstration. As a team of five, create a 5-8 minutes video demo using Zoom application (along with presenters’ video) addressing the following tasks:
1.Analyse and discuss the importance of your selected computer security tools
2.Perform three selected security tools
3.Identify and discuss the strengths and weakness of each computer security tools Which computer security would you recommend? Justify your recommendation.