Loyola University Chicago

Department of Computer Science

COMP 449: Wireless Networks and Security

Credit Hours



COMP 343 or Permission


In a mobile world, the ability to gain network access in a convenient manner, but yet securely, is becoming more and more of a requirement. This course will explore the wireless standards, authentication issues, common configuration models for commercial versus institution installs and analyze the security concerns associated with ad-hoc and standards-based methods of networking.