CSE 127: Intro to Computer Security

This is the CSE 127: Introduction to Computer Security course web page. On this web page you will find the course syllabus, electronic handouts, lecture summaries, homework and homework solutions, and links to other resources.
Final exam statistics
Standard Deviation9.11138539136616
Average Score 80.7875

Project statistics
Standard Deviation 10.3700552762071
Average Score 88.239010989011

Midterm statistics
Standard Deviation 13.3573680301273
Average Score 79.1046511627907

The course syllabus is available. If you are interested learning about particular topics, feel free to suggest them to me.

Misc Announcements/Changes

Past announcments that might still be of interest are archived.

Lecture Summaries

Extra ``Handouts''

Discussion Board

Use the CSE127 area of the ACS discussion boards for questions, etc.


There will be several homework assignments, both written and programming, as well as a larger programming project. There will also be a midterm and a final exam. The grading breakdown is
New Breakdown
Original Breakdown

Office Hours

You may drop by my office any time on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays that I'm there. Use the command finger bsy@play.ucsd.edu to check my idle time; I do not promise to be there at all times.

Extra pre-final office hours Tuesday March 19, 3pm to 5pm.

My office hours are Friday 2pm-3pm. The TAs and their office hours are

TAOffice HoursLocation
Greg HamerlyTu/Th 5pm-6pmAP&M 3349A
Poorna UdupiTh 10am-11amAP&M 3337A
Sanjeev BansalTu 10am-11amAP&M 3349A

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