Information Security: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

Information Security: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

by Mark Stamp
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471738484

ISBN-13: 9780471738480

Pub. Date: 10/05/2005

Publisher: Wiley

"As businesses and consumers become more dependent on complex multinational information systems, the need to understand and devise sound information security systems has never been greater. This title takes a practical approach to information security by focusing on real-world examples. While not sidestepping the theory, the emphasis is on developing the skills and…  See more details below

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"As businesses and consumers become more dependent on complex multinational information systems, the need to understand and devise sound information security systems has never been greater. This title takes a practical approach to information security by focusing on real-world examples. While not sidestepping the theory, the emphasis is on developing the skills and knowledge that security and information technology students and professionals need to face their challenges." Additional features include numerous figures and tables to illustrate and clarify complex topics, as well as problems - ranging from basic to challenging - to help readers apply their newly developed skills. A solutions manual and a set of classroom-tested PowerPoint slides will assist instructors in their course development. Students and professors in information technology, computer science, and engineering, and professionals working in the field will find this reference most useful to solve their information security issues.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471738480
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/05/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.54(w) x 9.39(h) x 1.02(d)

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Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Crypto basics11
3Symmetric key Crypto33
4Public key Crypto61
5Hash functions and other topics85
6Advanced cryptanalysis109
7Authentication153
8Authorization177
9Simple authentication protocols209
10Real-world security protocols235
11Software flaws and malware267
12Insecurity in software295
13Operating systems and security325
App. 1Network security basics341
App. 2Math essentials351
App. 3DES S-boxes355

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