ABCs of TCP/IP / Edition 2

ABCs of TCP/IP / Edition 2

by Gilbert Held, Held Held
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849314631

ISBN-13: 9780849314636

Pub. Date: 10/29/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Advances in networking and communications hardware based upon the TCP/IP protocol suite are opening up a new range of technologies with the potential to contribute considerably to our daily lives. The ABCs of TCP/IP is a comprehensive reference on the TCP/IP protocol suite for professionals that provides an overview of the suite and details its key components. It

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Advances in networking and communications hardware based upon the TCP/IP protocol suite are opening up a new range of technologies with the potential to contribute considerably to our daily lives. The ABCs of TCP/IP is a comprehensive reference on the TCP/IP protocol suite for professionals that provides an overview of the suite and details its key components. It examines the manner by which various protocols operate, how applications operate, addressing issues, security methods, and routing. Coverage also includes network design constraints, testing methods, troubleshooting, management issues, and emerging applications. -Provides detailed information covering the concepts associated with the TCP/IP stack -Explains current and emerging applications and issues -Explores issues involved in operating or planning to operate an IP-based network -Includes network design constraints, testing methods, troubleshooting, and other management issues -Covers virtual private networks, IP telephony and voice gateways, IPSec, and security. The TCP/IP protocol suite is changing dynamically to reflect advances in technology and can be considered to represent the "protocol for the new millenium." The ABCs of TCP/IP reflects these advances and includes new coverage on: Secure Web transactions Practical subnetting examples Security threats and countermeasures IPSec ICMP utilization and threats This comprehensive reference provides professionals with an overview of the TCP/IP suite and details its key components. While many books on the subject focus on the details and minutae of TCP/IP, this book covers applications, methods, concepts, and economics associated with the TCP/IP stack. It illustrates how to leverage investments in TCP/IP and how to economize network operations. The ABCs of TCP/IP examines: the manner by which various protocols and applications operate, addressing issues, security methods, routing, network design constraints, testing methods, troubl

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849314636
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/29/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Overview
The Protocol Suite
Internet Governing Bodies and the Standards Process
The Internet Protocol and Related Protocols
The Transport Layer
Applications and Built-in Diagnostic Tools
Routing and Routing Protocol
Security Threats
Enhancing Security
Emerging Technologies
Appendix A: ICMP Type and Code Values
Appendix B: Internet Protocol (IP) Protocol Type Field Values
Appendix C: Port Numbers

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