11898 - Cyber Security Lab Modulübersicht

Module Number: 11898
Module Title:Cyber Security Lab
  Praktikum IT-Sicherheit
Department: Faculty 1 - Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Responsible Staff Member:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Panchenko, Andriy
Language of Teaching / Examination:English
Duration:1 semester
Frequency of Offer: On special announcement
Credits: 6
Learning Outcome:The students should
  • acquire basic knowledge of security vulnerabilities in IT systems,
  • understand basic attack techniques,
  • acquire practical skills for detecting and defending attacks.
Contents:The laboratory is conducted in groups of two.

The following work steps are performed for each project task:
  • getting acquainted eith the current state of knowledge related to the project task,
  • elaboration of a solution approach,
  • implementing the solution approach in a prototypical operating or computer network environment,
  • documentation,
  • final colloquium.
Recommended Prerequisites:Solid knowledge about computer networks, operating systems (Unix) and system programming as well as topics of module
  • 11889: Introduction into Cyber Security
Mandatory Prerequisites:None
Forms of Teaching and Proportion:
  • Consultation / 1 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Study project / 105 Hours
  • Self organised studies / 60 Hours
Teaching Materials and Literature:Depending on the project the relevant information will be provided at the beginning of the laboratory.
Module Examination:Continuous Assessment (MCA)
Assessment Mode for Module Examination:
  • Successful completion of the practical tasks including documentation (70% of total score)
  • Final colloquium, 15 minutes (30% of total score)
Task-oriented scope of each performance. 90% of the total score are required to pass the module.
Evaluation of Module Examination:Study Performance – ungraded
Limited Number of Participants:None
Part of the Study Programme:
  • Master (research-oriented) / Cyber Security / PO 2017
  • Abschluss im Ausland / Environmental and Resource Management / keine PO
  • Master (research-oriented) / Informatik / PO 2008
  • Study programme Cyber Security M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Cyber Security Methods“
  • Study programme Informatik M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Seminare oder Praktika“ (level 400)
Module Components:
  • Laboratory:  Cyber Security Lab
At the beginning there is an introductory meeting in which the project tasks, the boundary conditions for the tasks as well as operating or computer network environment are presented.
Components to be offered in the Current Semester:
  • no assignment