Information Security: Principles and Practice by Mark Stamp

By Mark Stamp

Now updated—your specialist consultant to twenty-first century details security
Information safety is a swiftly evolving box. As companies and shoppers turn into more and more depending on complicated multinational info platforms, it truly is extra primary than ever to guard the confidentiality and integrity of knowledge. that includes a big selection of latest info at the most present protection concerns, this absolutely up to date and revised version of knowledge protection: rules and perform presents the talents and information readers have to take on any info protection challenge.

Taking a pragmatic method of details safety via concentrating on real-world examples, this e-book is equipped round 4 significant themes:
* Cryptography: vintage cryptosystems, symmetric key cryptography, public key cryptography, hash services, random numbers, details hiding, and cryptanalysis
* Access control: authentication and authorization, password-based protection, ACLs and functions, multilevel defense and booths, covert channels and inference keep an eye on, safeguard types corresponding to BLP and Biba's version, firewalls, and intrusion detection structures* Protocols: easy authentication protocols, consultation keys, excellent ahead secrecy, timestamps, SSH, SSL, IPSec, Kerberos, WEP, and GSM
* Software: flaws and malware, buffer overflows, viruses and worms, malware detection, software program opposite engineering, electronic rights administration, safe software program improvement, and working structures security

This moment version positive aspects new discussions of correct safeguard issues akin to the SSH and WEP protocols, sensible RSA timing assaults, botnets, and defense certification. New history fabric has been additional, together with a bit at the Enigma cipher and assurance of the vintage "orange book" view of protection. additionally featured are a tremendously accelerated and upgraded set of homework difficulties and plenty of new figures, tables, and graphs to demonstrate and make clear complicated subject matters and difficulties. A complete set of classroom-tested PowerPoint slides and a suggestions guide can be found to help in direction development.

Minimizing idea whereas offering transparent, available content material, info defense continues to be the optimum textual content for college kids and teachers in info know-how, computing device technology, and engineering, in addition to for execs operating in those fields.
A suggestions handbook is offered. Please e-mail [email protected] to procure it.

Show description

Read Online or Download Information Security: Principles and Practice PDF

Best security books

Information Security Fundamentals (2nd Edition)

Constructing a knowledge protection application that clings to the main of safety as a company enabler has to be step one in an enterprise’s attempt to construct an efficient safety software. Following within the footsteps of its bestselling predecessor, info safeguard basics, moment variation presents details safety pros with a transparent realizing of the basics of protection required to deal with the variety of concerns they're going to adventure within the box.

Securing VoIP: Keeping Your VoIP Network Safe

Securing VoIP: conserving Your VoIP community secure will assist you take the initiative to avoid hackers from recording and exploiting your company's secrets and techniques. Drawing upon years of sensible adventure and utilizing a number of examples and case stories, know-how guru Bud Bates discusses the company realities that necessitate VoIP method defense and the threats to VoIP over either twine and instant networks.

Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business: 6th International Conference, TrustBus 2009, Linz, Austria, September 3-4, 2009. Proceedings

This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the sixth overseas convention on belief and privateness in electronic enterprise, TrustBus 2009, held in Linz, Austria, in September 2009 along with DEXA 2009. The sixteen revised complete papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from various submissions.

Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business: 7th International Conference, TrustBus 2010, Bilbao, Spain, August 30-31, 2010. Proceedings

This publication provides the lawsuits of the seventh overseas convention on belief, P- vacy and safeguard in electronic company (TrustBus 2010), held in Bilbao, Spain in the course of August 30–31, 2010. The convention endured from past occasions held in Zaragoza (2004), Copenhagen (2005), Krakow (2006), Regensburg (2007), Turin (2008) and Linz (2009).

Additional info for Information Security: Principles and Practice

Sample text

He is a FELLOWCOUNTRYMAN [ZEMLYaK] [viii]. Yesterday he learned that they had dismissed him from his work. His active work in progressive organizations in the past was cause of his dismissal. In the FELLOWCOUNTRYMAN line LIBERAL is in touch with CHESTER [ix]. They meet once a month for the payment of dues. CHESTER is interested in whether we are satisfied with the collaboration and whether there are not any misunderstandings. He does not inquire about specific items of work [KONKRETNAYa RABOTA].

1, the decryption rule is Ri−1 = Li Li−1 = Ri ⊕ F (Ri−1 , Ki ) and the final result is the original plaintext P = (L0 , R0 ).

Give an example where availability is the overriding concern. 2. RFID tags are extremely small devices capable of broadcasting a number over the air that can be read by a nearby sensor. It is predicted that RFID tags will soon be found in all sorts of products, including paper money, clothing items, and so on. If this occurs, a person could be surrounded by a “cloud” of RFID number that would provide a great deal of information about the person. Discuss some privacy and other security concerns that this might raise.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.07 of 5 – based on 41 votes