Privacy Seminar

CS 260 – Spring 2024


Instructor: Emiliano De Cristofaro,
Credits: 4
Pre-Requisites:  Undergraduate or Graduate Security Class at UCR – not negotiable
Lectures: MoWe: 3:30–4:50, Chung Hall 142
Resources: Piazza for class material, discussions, etc.
Office hours:



RECORDINGS (Google Drive Folder)

Tentative Topic List

See the schedule and reading list for details (check back often). Please get in touch if you have questions or suggestions.



You will conduct a research project during the quarter. Students are encouraged to work in a small group of size 2 to 3. Individual projects are not allowed.

See the project page for details (check back often).

Ethics, Law, and University Policies

Please respect the rights and privacy of others. Be aware that Federal and State laws criminalize computer intrusion and wiretapping. When in doubt, ask me.

Also, see University of California Electronic Communications Policy