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6.857: Computer and Network Security

Term Projects

Selected Projects

Below are a selected projects and presentations. If you would like to have your project posted (and we hope you will), please send your slides to the TAs.

Project ideas

One source of ideas for your final project might be Phillip Hallam-Baker's new book, The dotCrime Manifesto. Hallam-Baker has compiled a short list of potential projects related to the book. We encourage you to take a look at this page and consider the suggested projects.

Individual Project Ideas

Click here to view the individual ideas for the Term Project. Use these for inspiration or to help find like-minded people to work with. The page is in the protected area, so you will need to use the same username and password used to access to the problem set solutions.

Topics from Previous Years

Sample proposal

Hints for writing your paper and giving your talk