Fundamentals of Computer Security / Edition 1

Fundamentals of Computer Security / Edition 1

by Josef Pieprzyk, Thomas Hardjono, Jennifer Seberry
     
 

This book presents modern concepts of computer security. It introduces the basic mathematical background necessary to follow computer security concepts. Modern developments in cryptography are examined, starting from private-key and public-key encryption, going through hashing, digital signatures, authentication, secret sharing, group-oriented cryptography,

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Overview

This book presents modern concepts of computer security. It introduces the basic mathematical background necessary to follow computer security concepts. Modern developments in cryptography are examined, starting from private-key and public-key encryption, going through hashing, digital signatures, authentication, secret sharing, group-oriented cryptography, pseudorandomness, key establishment prools, zero-knowledge prools, and identification, and finishing with an introduction to modern e-business systems based on digital cash. Intrusion detection and access control provide examples of security systems implemented as a part of operating system. Database and network security is also discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642077135
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
12/01/2010
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2003
Pages:
677
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 2 Background Theory.- 3 Private-Key Cryptosystems.- 4 Public-Key Cryptosystems.- 5 Pseudorandomness.- 6 Hashing.- 7 Digital Signatures.- 8 Authentication.- 9 Secret Sharing.- 10 Group-Oriented Cryptography.- 11 Key Establishment Prools.- 12 Zero-Knowledge Proof Systems.- 13 Identification.- 14 Intrusion Detection.- 15 Electronic Elections and Digital Money.- 16 Database Protection and Security.- 17 Access Control.- 18 Network Security.- References.

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