Information Warfare
2009-2010 - IMT3761 - 5 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

After completed course the students should have solid understanding of information warfare: computer crime, corporate espionage, and information terrorism.


  • Introduction; Offensive and Defensive Information Warfare
  • Cybercrime
  • Insider Threat; Corporate Espionage
  • Awareness
  • Information terrorism
  • Information warfare tactics by businesses and government

Teaching Methods

Group works

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Internal examiner

Re-sit examination

Ordinary re-sit examination

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials


  • Global Information Warfare: How Businesses, Governments, and Others Achieve Objectives and Attain Competitive Advantages, Andy Jones / Gerald L. Kovacich / Perry G. Luzwick, Auerbach Pub, utgave 1 (ISBN: 0849311144)
  • Påvirkning. Teori og praksis., Robert B. Cialdini, utgave 2003 (ISBN: 82-7935-107-8)

Replacement course for

IMT5051- Information Warfare