- Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, 2/E
- ISBN-10: 0130460192 • ISBN-13: 9780130460196
- ©2002 • Prentice Hall • Cloth, 752 pp
Published 04/22/2002 • Instock
Appropriate for all graduate-level and upper-level courses in network or computer security.
Widely regarded as the most comprehensive yet comprehensible guide to network security, the First Edition of Network Security received critical acclaim for its lucid and witty explanations of the inner workings of network security protocols. Now, in the Second Edition, this books exceptionally distinguished author team draws on its hard-won experience to illuminate every facet of information security, from the basics to advanced cryptography and authentication; secure Web and email services; and emerging security standards. Highlights of the books extensive new coverage include Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), IPsec, SSL, X.509 and related PKI standards, and Web security. The authors go far beyond documenting standards and technology: they contrast competing schemes, explain strengths and weaknesses, and identify the crucial errors most likely to compromise secure systems.
The classic guide to network security, now fully updated for the latest standards and technologies!
° Extensive new coverage, including PKI, IPSec, SSL, Web security, and AES.
° Definitive introduction to cryptography, authentication, and major standards.
° First edition was honored by Network Magazine as one of the Top 10 Most Useful networking books!
Helps students understand today's newest and most powerful security technologies.
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The classic guide to network securitynow fully updated!"Bob and Alice are back!"
Widely regarded as the most comprehensive yet comprehensible guide to network security, the first edition of Network Security received critical acclaim for its lucid and witty explanations of the inner workings of network security protocols. In the second edition, this most distinguished of author teams draws on hard-won experience to explain the latest developments in this field that has become so critical to our global network-dependent society.
Network Security, Second Edition brings together clear, insightful, and clever explanations of every key facet of information security, from the basics to advanced cryptography and authentication, secure Web and email services, and emerging security standards. Coverage includes:
The authors go far beyond documenting standards and technology: They contrast competing schemes, explain strengths and weaknesses, and identify the crucial errors most likely to compromise secure systems. Network Security will appeal to a wide range of professionals, from those who design or evaluate security systems to system administrators and programmers who want a better understanding of this important field. It can also be used as a textbook at the graduate or advanced undergraduate level.
Prentice Hall Series in Computer Networking and Distributed Systems
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