ISBN 9789332536050,Network Defense and Countermeasures

Network Defense and Countermeasures


Chuck Easttom



Pearson Education

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789332536050

ISBN-10 9332536058

Paper Back

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 496 Pages
Language (English)

Network computers

Network Defense and Countermeasures - Principles and Practices, Second Edition is designed to be the ideal one-volume gateway into the field of network defense. It brings together thoroughly updated coverage of all basic concepts, terminology and issues, along with the practical skills essential to network defense. Drawing on his extensive experience as both an IT professional and instructor, Chuck Easttom thoroughly covers core topics such as practical applications of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, encryption fundamentals, operating system hardening, defending against virus attacks, Trojan horses and spyware, security policies and security standards. He also fully addresses more specialized issues, including cryptography, industrial espionage and encryption - including public / private key systems, digital signatures and certificates