Wireless Security Essentials: Defending Mobile Systems from Data Piracy / Edition 1

Wireless Security Essentials: Defending Mobile Systems from Data Piracy / Edition 1

by Russell Dean Vines
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471209368

ISBN-13: 9780471209362

Pub. Date: 07/11/2002

Publisher: Wiley

As wireless device usage increases worldwide, so does the potential for malicious code attacks. In this timely book, a leading national authority on wireless security describes security risks inherent in current wireless technologies and standards, and schools readers in proven security measures they can take to minimize the chance of attacks to their systems.
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Overview

As wireless device usage increases worldwide, so does the potential for malicious code attacks. In this timely book, a leading national authority on wireless security describes security risks inherent in current wireless technologies and standards, and schools readers in proven security measures they can take to minimize the chance of attacks to their systems.
* Russell Dean Vines is the coauthor of the bestselling security certification title, The CISSP Prep Guide (0-471-41356-9)
* Book focuses on identifying and minimizing vulnerabilities by implementing proven security methodologies, and provides readers with a solid working knowledge of wireless technology and Internet-connected mobile devices

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471209362
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/11/2002
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Introduction.

Part I: Technology Essentials.

Chapter 1: Computing Technology.

Chapter 2: Wireless Theory.

Chapter 3: Wireless Reality.

Part II: Security Essentials.

Chapter 4: Security Concepts and Methodologies.

Chapter 5: Security Technologies.

Chapter 6: Threats and Solutions.

Appendix A: Glossary.

Appendix B: A WLAN Exploitation Guide.

Appendix C: Using the Fluhrer, Mantin, and Shamir Attack to Break WEP.

Appendix D: NASA White Paper on the Wireless Firewall Gateway.

Appendix E: Referenced Documents and URLs.

Index.

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