Information Security Illuminated / Edition 1

Information Security Illuminated / Edition 1

by Solomon, Michael G. / Chapple, Mike Solomon, Michael G. / Chapple, Mike
     
 

This guide for students and professionals surveys information security practices and introduces fundamental concepts and applications. Key security concepts are discussed in accessible language and reinforced with scenario-based exercises and review questions. Coverage begins with the basics of computer security and moves quickly to real-world topics such as access… See more details below

Overview

This guide for students and professionals surveys information security practices and introduces fundamental concepts and applications. Key security concepts are discussed in accessible language and reinforced with scenario-based exercises and review questions. Coverage begins with the basics of computer security and moves quickly to real-world topics such as access control methodologies, security practices, and incident handling. The book can be used as the main text for a course in information security practices, and as a self-study guide for basic security certificates. The authors are security specialists working in the private sector. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900763726774
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introducing computer and network security1
Ch. 2Access control methodologies25
Ch. 3General security principles and practices55
Ch. 4The business of security83
Ch. 5Cryptographic technologies109
Ch. 6Securing TCP/IP135
Ch. 7Handling security incidents165
Ch. 8Firewall security191
Ch. 9Operating system security215
Ch. 10Securing operating systems247
Ch. 11Security audit principles and practices275
Ch. 12Network and server attacks and penetration303
Ch. 13Intrusion detection systems and practices325
Ch. 14System security scanning and discovery353
AppSecurity tools and software387
AppSecuring windows, step-by-step393

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