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Storage Security: Protecting SANs, NAS and DAS

Storage Security: Protecting SANs, NAS and DAS

John Chirillo, Scott Blaul

ISBN: 978-0-764-51688-7

Jan 2003

408 pages

Select type: Paperback

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* Storage systems are back-up data centers for vital information and a reliable second line of defense in the event a network is brought down
* Security experts Chirillo and Blaul navigate the challenges of secure storage networks in this invaluable how-to book
* Presents a standard set of secure policies and applications
* Analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of SAN, NAS, and DAS systems, detailing security concerns and considerations
* Discusses how to implement and architect more secure storage systems, focusing on breaches, redundancy, and security strategies
* Takes into consideration protection against internal intruders and tests those plans via vulnerability and penetration testing

Chapter 1: Storage Evolution.

Chapter 2: Direct Attached Storage (DAS).

Chapter 3: Network Attached Storage (NAS).

Chapter 4: Storage Area Network (SAN).

Chapter 5: Data Availability.

Chapter 6: Data Protection, Backup, and Recovery.

Chapter 7: Selecting a Secure Storage Solution.

Chapter 8: Designing and Implementing a Sound Data (NAS/SAN) Security Program.

Chapter 9: Testing and Monitoring.

Appendix A: What's on the Web Site.

Appendix B: Useful Resources.


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