M28

IT Acts ,Internet Security
Year / Semester: 
3rd Semester
Objective: 

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Credits: 
4

MH 62 - IT ACTS

Object and Scope of the IT Act
o Genesis
o Object
o Scope of the Act
E-Governance and IT Act 2000
o Legal recognition of electronic records
o Legal recognition of digital signature
o Use of electronic records and digital
o signatures in Government and its agencies
Certifying Authorities
o Need of Certifying Authority and Power
o Appointment, function of Controller
o Who can be a Certifying Authority?
o Digital Signature Certifications
o Generation, Suspension and Revocation Of Digital Signature Certificate

MH 60/ 63 - INTERNET SECURITY

Introduction:
Need for security, security approaches, principles of security, Types of attacks.
Internet Security Protocols
Basic concepts, SSL, SHTTP, TSP, SET, SSL versus SET, 3D secure protocol, Electronic Money, Email security, WAP security,
Authentication:
Password Based, Address Based, Cryptographic Authentication, Passwords, Cryptographic Authentication: passwords as keys, protocols, KDC’s, Certification Authorities, Authentication of People:
Verification techniques, passwords, length of passwords, password distribution, smart cards, biometric authentication

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