Building Linux and OpenBSD Firewalls
Wes Sonnenreich, Tom YatesA step-by-step guide to bulding a commercial-grade firewall with open source software
Its now more important than ever before to protect your data and computers from people trying to hack into your network. Without the proper security, the wrong person can gain access to your system and read critical documents, change data, delete items, and much worse. With this book, youll quickly learn how to protect your network from such attacks as you build a Linux or OpenBSD firewall. From determining how much security youll need to configuring the firewall and monitoring your system, authors Tom Yates and Wes Sonnenreich clearly guide you through all the necessary steps to improve your security.
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WES SONNENREICH is CTO of //pharmatrak, an Internet marketing data service for the pharmaceutical industry. Wes is also President of the Sonnenreich Corporation, Inc., an Internet solutions consulting company. Clients include Infoseek and the Boston Medical Center. He is the author of several books, including Web Developer.com Guide to Search Engines (Wiley) with Tim Macinta.
TOM YATES, ten years a Unix hacker, believes passionately in comprehensible computing through open source-based technology. He is CTO of Gatekeeper Technology Ltd, specialists in open source network and security solutions in Cambridge, UK.
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