2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    
    Nov 27, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ADJ532: Cyberterrorism

3 Credit(s)
The field of cyberintelligence has expanded and is evolving as a critical part of situational awareness for the nearly 200 countries connected to the Internet today. In addition to these countries, criminal organizations, extremist groups and terrorists have also developed cyberintelligence capabilities to further their efforts to use the Internet for their overt and covert activities. Cyberterrorism has emerged as a growing threat to national security. This is true not only for the U.S., but also for many countries around the world. Terrorists have recognized the value of the Internet for recruiting and covert communication, as well as a weapon against their adversaries. This program will provide unique insight into how terrorists use the Internet and will give the students insights into the challenges that we face.