It includes appendices covering the TCP/IP protocol stack, well-known ports, and reliable sources for security warnings and updates.
It offers guidance on avoiding pitfalls, while taking advantage of the librarys advanced features and provides the information necessary to use OpenSSL safely and effectively.Study guide and DVD Training System.This book explores computer network infrastructures and protocol design security flaws, and discusses security solutions and practices in fixed and mobile computer networks.Ten baseline areas for evaluation are covered in detail.Features include: there is no other book currently on the market that covers the National Security Agency's recommended methodology for conducting technical security evaluations; the authors are well known in the industry for their work in developing and deploying network security evaluations using the NSA.You not only get all the hands-on technical advice you need to succeed, but also higher-level administrative guidance for developing an effective security policy.
This book helps you see through a hacker's eyes so you can make your network more secure.
More detailed information is given in later chapters about the core technical processes that need to occur to ensure a comprehensive understanding of the network's security posture.
About «Cryptography and Network Security», a textbook for beginners in security.
This title presents difficult security topics from the ground.
A gentle introduction to the fundamentals of number theory is provided in the opening chapters, paving the way for the student to move on to more complex security and cryptography topics.It covers techniques for enhancing t e physical security of your systems and network.Using a bottom-up approach, it provides understanding of the vulnerabilities and mechanisms of each layer of network security."Managing Cisco Network Security, Second Edition" offers updated and revised information covering many of Cisco's security products that provide protection from threats, detection of network security incidents, measurement of vulnerability and policy compliance and management of security policy across an extended organization.A define-attack-defend methodology is used throughout the text to introduce relevant protocols.Chapters also cover the improved functionality and ease of the Cisco Secure Policy Manger software used by thousands of small-to-midsized businesses and a special section on the Cisco Aironet Wireless Security Solutions.While many security books assume knowledge of number theory and advanced math, or present mainly theoretical ideas, Forouzan presents difficult security topics from the ground.It also includes a revised edition of a text popular with ccip (Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional) students.This edition also provides a website that includes Powerpoint files as well as instructor and students solutions manuals.