6.857: Computer and Network Security


Related MIT Courses

Security books

There are two recommended textbooks (not required!) for this course. In addition, we have a number of other suggestions collected over previous years. You're welcome to send us suggestions if you find a security book you think should be on this list.

Security Conferences


Most of the reading material in 6.857 comes from conferences on computer and network security. Here is a list of the papers we hope to discus; we won't have time for everything. Send us a note if you see a paper that greatly interests you.