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Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker. Description The best-selling first edition of Firewalls and Internet Security became the bible of Internet security by showing readers how to think about threats and solutions.
The completely updated and expanded second edition defines the security problems students face in today’s Internet, identifies the weaknesses of the most popular security technologies, and illustrates the ins and outs of deploying an effective firewall. Students learn how to plan and execute a security strategy that allows easy access to Internet services while defeating even the wiliest of hackers. The Best Books of Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Looking for beautiful books?
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This completely updated and expanded second edition defines the security problems companies face in today’s Internet, identifies the weaknesses in the most popular security technologies, and illustrates the ins and outs of deploying an effective firewall.
Readers will learn how to plan and execute a security strategy that allows easy access to Internet services while defeating even the wiliest of hackers.
Firewalls and Internet Security, Second Edition, draws upon the authors’ experiences as researchers in the forefront of their field since the beginning of the Internet explosion.
The book begins with an introduction to their philosophy of Internet security. It progresses quickly to a dissection of possible attacks on hosts and networks and describes the tools and techniques used to perpetrate–and prevent–such attacks.
The focus then shifts to firewalls and virtual private networks VPNsproviding a step-by-step guide to firewall deployment. Readers are immersed in the real-world practices of Internet security through a critical examination of problems and practices on today’s intranets, as well as discussions of the deployment of a hacking-resistant host and of intrusion detection systems IDS. The authors scrutinize secure communications over insecure networks and conclude with their predictions about the future of firewalls and Internet security.
The book’s appendixes provide an introduction to cryptography and a list of resources also posted to the book’s Web site that readers can rely on for tracking further security developments. Armed with the authors’ hard-won knowledge of how to fight off hackers, readers of Firewalls and Internet Security, Second Edition, can make security decisions that will make the Internet–and their computers–safer.
Table of contents Preface to the Second Edition. Preface to the First Edition. Picking a Security Policy. Strategies for a Secure Network.
The Ethics of Computer Security. A Security Review of Protocols: Managing Addresses and Names. The Network Time Protocol. The X11 Window System. Risks to the Clients. Risks to the Server. The Web and Databases. Exponential Attacks-Viruses and Worms. The Hacker’s Workbench, and Other Munitions.
Breaking into the Host. The Battle for the Host. Lamport’s One-Time Password Algorithm. Using Some Tools and Services. Ssh-Terminal and File Access. Jailing the Fkrewalls Web Server. Adding SSL Support with sslwrap. What Firewalls Cannot Do.
Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling The Wily Hacker
Reasonable Services to Filter. Services We Don’t Like. Building a Firewall from Scratch. In Host We Trust.
Safe Hosts in a Hostile Environment. What Do We Mean by “Secure”? Properties of Secure Hosts.
Firewalls and Internet Security : Repelling the Wily Hacker
intednet Field Stripping a Host. Administering a Secure Host. Life Without a Firewall. Une Soirie avec Berferd. An Evening with Berferd. The Taking of Clark.
How Did They Get In? Secure Communications over Insecure Networks.
“Firewalls and Internet Security”, William R. Cheswick/Steven M. Bellovin/Aviel D. Rubin,
An Introduction to Cryptography. The Kerberos Authentication System. Where Do We Go from Here? Formerly he was a senior researcher at Lucent Bell Labs, where he did pioneering work in the areas of firewall design and implementation, PC viruses, mailers, and Internet munitions. Long ago he was one of the creators of NetNews.
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