CS 6263: Intro to Cyber Physical Systems Security

Course Creators and Instructors

Raheem Beyah
Raheem Beyah
Creator, Instructor


This course (formerly CS 8803 O07 Special Topics) provides an introduction to security issues relating to various cyber-physical systems including industrial control systems and those considered critical infrastructure systems. Topics include: 

1. Intro to the course

2. Introduction to Cyber-Physical Systems

3. Background on Networking, Information Security, and Control Theory

4. Industrial Networks

5. Industrial Cyber Security History and Threats

6. Introduction to Industrial Control Systems And Operations

7. Industrial Network Design and Architecture

8. Industrial Network Protocols

9. Example Industrial Control System - Power Delivery System

10. Hacking Industrial Control Systems

11. Securing Industrial Control Systems

12. Advanced Cyber-Physical Systems Security Concepts

13. Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems

14. Threats to Cyber-Physical Systems in Other Domains - (e.g., Transportation Systems) 

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