Network Security JumpStart: Computer and Network Security Basics
Whether you're setting out to earn a security certification or just want to know more about the security issues faced by all network administrators, Network Security JumpStart is the place to begin. Inside, a networking expert demystifies every aspect of the growing security imperative, giving you a firm footing from which you can realize your goals and develop a better understanding of computer and network security. Coverage Includes:
- Understanding security principles
- Understanding hacking
- Using encryption and authentication
- Managing security
- Securing Internet connections
- Using Virtual Private Networks
- Securing remote and home users
- Implementing virus protection
- Creating fault tolerance
- Securing Windows servers
- Securing UNIX servers
- Securing public web servers
- Securing public e-mail servers
- Detecting intrusion
Chapter 1: Security Principles.
Chapter 2: Understanding Hacking.
Chapter 3: Encryption and Authentication.
Chapter 4: Managing Security.
Chapter 5: Border Security.
Chapter 6: Virtual Private Networks.
Chapter 7: Securing Remote and Home Users.
Chapter 8: Virus Protection.
Chapter 9: Creating Fault Tolerance.
Chapter 10: Windows Security.
Chapter 11: Securing Unix Servers.
Chapter 12: Unix Network Security.
Chapter 13: Web Server Security.
Chapter 14: E-mail Security.
Chapter 15: Intrusion Detection.
Appendix A: Answers to Review Questions.
Appendix B: Glossary.