Securing Client/Server Computer Networks

Overview

Addressing one of the most troublesome problems facing businesses today, this essential guide delivers straightforward advice on how to secure all of your applications and networks in a client/server environment. A top-notch team of contributors provides you with all of the crucial information you need to effectively plan and implement security measures across all platforms - from desktop to mainframe. Using a wealth of helpful figures and illustrations, this authoritative work succeeds in making a technical ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (10) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $9.29   
  • Used (7) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$9.29
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:

(330)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
1996 Hardcover Brand New. 100% Money Back Guarantee! Ships within 1 business day, includes tracking. Carefully packed. Successful business for 25 Years!

Ships from: Darby, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$50.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(148)

Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$84.36
Seller since 2011

Feedback rating:

(1)

Condition: New
1996 Hard cover New. No dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 589 p. McGraw-Hill Series on Computer Communiations. Audience: General/trade. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item ... is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** Read more Show Less

Ships from: Oslo, Norway

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

Addressing one of the most troublesome problems facing businesses today, this essential guide delivers straightforward advice on how to secure all of your applications and networks in a client/server environment. A top-notch team of contributors provides you with all of the crucial information you need to effectively plan and implement security measures across all platforms - from desktop to mainframe. Using a wealth of helpful figures and illustrations, this authoritative work succeeds in making a technical subject surprisingly understandable. It not only documents the Open System Foundation's standards for security but, even more important, explains what the standards really mean in practical terms you can easily comprehend. Writing in his or her area of expertise, bona fide experts discuss key aspects of securing client/server networks such as passwords, file security, network topologies, file and directory structures, and authorized programs and authorized users.

This much-needed guide addresses one of the hottest and most important computing issues facing businesses today--safeguarding client/server computing operations. Designed to help system developers and administrators plan and implement security across all platforms, the book documents the Open System Foundation's standards for security and explains what these standards actually mean.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Twenty computer heads coordinate their efforts in effecting a comprehensive guide to securing computing operations across all platforms from desktop to mainframe. The volume outlines and explains the Open System Foundation's standards for security, and a sample client/server application is used throughout to demonstrate the control concerns programmers may face in a business environment. The contributors introduce security concepts and tools, specifically applying them to securing a number of well known processing systems, including TC/IP, APPC/APPN, VTAM, NetView, NetWare, OS/2 LAN Server, UNIX, Microsoft Windows, ORACLE, and Lotus Notes. Includes diagrams. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction
Ch. 1 Introducing Client/Server Computing 3
Ch. 2 Introducing Client/Server Standards and Applications 23
Ch. 3 Introducing Client/Server Security Concepts 43
Ch. 4 Securing Rapid and Object-Oriented Development 65
Ch. 5 Securing the Desktop 85
Ch. 6 Securing the Front End 101
Ch. 7 Securing DB2/2 131
Ch. 8 Securing Client/Server TCP/IP 153
Ch. 9 Securing APPC/APPN 179
Ch. 10 Securing VTAM 199
Ch. 11 Securing NetView 215
Ch. 12 Securing NetWare 4.x 235
Ch. 13 Securing OS/2 LAN Server 253
Ch. 14 Securing UNIX 279
Ch. 15 Securing OpenVMS Systems 339
Ch. 16 Securing Microsoft Windows NT 357
Ch. 17 Securing MVS 455
Ch. 18 Using RACF to Control MVS-Based Servers 485
Ch. 19 Securing ORACLE 505
Ch. 20 Securing Client/Server Transaction Processing 527
Ch. 21 Securing Lotus Notes 537
Glossary 561
Contributors 567
Index 573
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)