Microsoft Encyclopedia of Security (Paperback)Mitch Tulloch (author)
Paperback Published: 01/06/2003
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Get the single resource that defines-and illustrates-the rapidly evolving world of computer and network security. The MICROSOFT ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SECURITY delivers more than 1000 cross-referenced entries detailing the latest security-related technologies, standards, products, services, and issues-including sources and types of attacks, countermeasures, policies, and more. You get clear, concise explanations and case scenarios that deftly take you from concept to real-world application-ready answers to help maximize security for your mission-critical systems and data. * Know your vulnerabilities-understand the ways black-hat attackers footprint and enumerate systems, exploit security holes, crack passwords, elevate privileges, and cover their tracks. * Deploy your best defense-review fundamental concepts of intrusion detection systems, encryption technologies, virus protection, and computer forensics. * Stay one step ahead-keep pace with emerging security technologies, such as Wi-Fi Protected Access and XML Encryption; recent government legislation; and the latest industry trends. * Decipher security acronyms-from AES to XMLDSIG and 3DES to 802.11i, decode essential terms. * Build your own network of resources-from professional associations and standards organizations to online communities and links to free information, know how to stay current. * Get an edge in certification preparation-ideal reference for anyone pursuing Security+, MCSE, CISSP, GIAC, and other professional certifications. Entries include: * Advanced Encryption Standard * backdoors * CERT/CC * cookie poisoning * digital rights management * dynamic packet filtering * E-SIGN Act * file slack * hacking * honeypots * ICMP tunneling * IPSec * John the Ripper * keystroke logging * L2TP * L0phtCrack * managed security service providers * message digests * NIAP * Nmap * Qchain * one-time passwords * password cracking * PKI * port scanning * privacy * reverse Telnet * Safe Harbor Agreement * spoofing * Tcp_wrapper * Trin00 * UDP scanning * viruses * wardriving * Windows cryptographic API * XML signatures * Web services security * worms * zombie zapper * and more
Publisher: Microsoft Press,U.S.
Weight: 1000 g
Dimensions: 229 x 187 x 32 mm
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