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ECE 598 DI - Digital Identity

Last offered Spring 2024

Official Description

Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in electrical and computer engineering intended to augment the existing curriculum. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary.

Section Description

This course will cover how identity is established and used online. It will discuss how names and other identifiers are translated to cryptographic keys used in authentication; how identity proxies, including cookies and IP addresses, are used in advertising and abuse prevention; and how privacy preserving techniques can be used to shield important identifying information online. Prerequisites: ECE 422/CS 461 or ECE 407/CS407.

Related Faculty

Digital IdentityDI52220LCD41100 - 1220 T R  2074 Electrical & Computer Eng Bldg Nikita Borisov