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Fundamentals of Network Security / Edition 1
     

Fundamentals of Network Security / Edition 1

by Eric Maiwald
 

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ISBN-10: 0072230932

ISBN-13: 9780072230932

Pub. Date: 11/05/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This hands-on, project-based approach to the fundamentals of network security concepts and skills helps students understand security best practices, laws, and standards that will enable them to build a complete security program.

This book introduces a strong foundation that includes security policy, planning, and development of good processes. A step-by-step design

Overview

This hands-on, project-based approach to the fundamentals of network security concepts and skills helps students understand security best practices, laws, and standards that will enable them to build a complete security program.

This book introduces a strong foundation that includes security policy, planning, and development of good processes. A step-by-step design teaches students security implementation using recent advances in security tools, such as firewalls, VPN's, encryption, techniques, and intrusion detection devises. Platform-specific defenses are revealed for the desktop, Windows networks, UNIX, Internet, and wireless systems. Laws and government regulation are also covered, including the Patriot Act, homeland security initiatives, and special information on relevant state laws.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072230932
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/05/2003
Series:
Networking Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.25(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsvii
Forewordxxi
About This Bookxxv
Part IInformation Security Basics
1What Is Information Security?3
2Types of Attacks23
3Hacker Techniques45
4Information Security Services95
Part IIGroundwork
5Legal Issues in Information Security115
6Policy143
7Managing Risk177
8Information Security Process201
9Information Security Best Practices233
Part IIISecurity Technologies
10Firewalls267
11Virtual Private Networks285
12Encryption311
13Intrusion Detection349
Part IVPractical Applications and Platform-Specific Implementations
14Desktop Protection391
15Unix Security Issues409
16Windows NT Security Issues439
17Windows 2000/ Windows 2003 Server Security Issues463
18Internet Architecture509
19E-Commerce Security Needs545
20Wireless Security581
Glossary601
Index629

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