This course is created by Dr. Yanjun Zhao, Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science at Troy University. This course is lecture-based and offered for graduate students and senior undergraduate students.


In this course, we will introduce how to apply Big Data Analytics in a wide aspects of Cybersecurity such as forensics, threat analysis, vulnerability assessment, visualization, and cyber training; we will also explain Big Data challenges and solutions in emerging Cybersecurity domains, as well as the tools and datasets for the future research of Cybersecurity. 


In this course, students will learn the application of Big Data Analytics in Cybersecurity and discuss Big Data challenges and solutions in emerging Cybersecurity domains. Students will also learn  the tools and datasets for the future research of Cybersecurity. Students will have assignments, quizzes, exam(s), projects and presentations.  


The textbook of this course is “Big Data Analytics in Cybersecurity” (1st Edition).  Onur Savas, Julia Deng. Auerbach Publications