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Internet Firewalls & Network Security
Synopses & Reviews
This comprehensive guide shows how security is implemented in a computer world and the ways in which those checkpoints can be side-stepped by trespassers intent on doing harm.
-- Defines security in terms of concepts, passwords, encryption schemes, and standards
-- Shows users how to estimate their own security requirements-risks and advantages
-- Full coverage of firewalls, including different types and vendor list
Book News Annotation:
Explains precisely how existing security products for computers are inadequate for working on the Internet; how to estimate security requirements, risks, and advantages in connecting to the Internet; and how to construct firewalls and take other security measures. For system administrators and advanced computer users. The list of information sources is limited to Internet addresses.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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