Author : Michael E. Whitman
Genre :
Publisher : Course Technology
ISBN : 035750643X
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Discover the latest trends, developments and technology in information security with Whitman/Mattord's market-leading PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION SECURITY, 7th Edition. Designed specifically to meet the needs of information systems students like you, this edition's balanced focus addresses all aspects of information security, rather than simply offering a technical control perspective. This overview explores important terms and examines what is needed to manage an effective information security program. A new module details incident response and detection strategies. In addition, current, relevant updates highlight the latest practices in security operations as well as legislative issues, information management toolsets, digital forensics and the most recent policies and guidelines that correspond to federal and international standards. MindTap digital resources offer interactive content to further strength your success as a business decision-maker.

Author : Michael E. Whitman
Genre : Computers
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 1285448367
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 656 page

Specifically oriented to the needs of information systems students, PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION SECURITY, 5e delivers the latest technology and developments from the field. Taking a managerial approach, this bestseller teaches all the aspects of information security-not just the technical control perspective. It provides a broad review of the entire field of information security, background on many related elements, and enough detail to facilitate understanding of the topic. It covers the terminology of the field, the history of the discipline, and an overview of how to manage an information security program. Current and relevant, the fifth edition includes the latest practices, fresh examples, updated material on technical security controls, emerging legislative issues, new coverage of digital forensics, and hands-on application of ethical issues in IS security. It is the ultimate resource for future business decision-makers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Mark S. Merkow
Genre : Computers
Publisher : Pearson IT Certification
ISBN : 9780133589634
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 368 page

Information Security: Principles and Practices, Second Edition Everything You Need to Know About Modern Computer Security, in One Book Clearly explains all facets of information security in all 10 domains of the latest Information Security Common Body of Knowledge [(ISC)² CBK]. Thoroughly updated for today’s challenges, technologies, procedures, and best practices. The perfect resource for anyone pursuing an IT security career. Fully updated for the newest technologies and best practices, Information Security: Principles and Practices, Second Edition thoroughly covers all 10 domains of today’s Information Security Common Body of Knowledge. Two highly experienced security practitioners have brought together all the foundational knowledge you need to succeed in today’s IT and business environments. They offer easy-to-understand, practical coverage of topics ranging from security management and physical security to cryptography and application development security. This edition fully addresses new trends that are transforming security, from cloud services to mobile applications, “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) strategies to today’s increasingly rigorous compliance requirements. Throughout, you’ll find updated case studies, review questions, and exercises–all designed to reveal today’s real-world IT security challenges and help you overcome them. Learn how to -- Recognize the evolving role of IT security -- Identify the best new opportunities in the field -- Discover today’s core information security principles of success -- Understand certification programs and the CBK -- Master today’s best practices for governance and risk management -- Architect and design systems to maximize security -- Plan for business continuity -- Understand the legal, investigatory, and ethical requirements associated with IT security -- Improve physical and operational security -- Implement effective access control systems -- Effectively utilize cryptography -- Improve network and Internet security -- Build more secure software -- Define more effective security policies and standards -- Preview the future of information security

Author : Mark Stamp
Genre : Computers
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9780471744184
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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Your expert guide to information security As businesses and consumers become more dependent on complexmultinational information systems, the need to understand anddevise sound information security systems has never been greater.This title takes a practical approach to information security byfocusing on real-world examples. While not sidestepping the theory,the emphasis is on developing the skills and knowledge thatsecurity and information technology students and professionals needto face their challenges. The book is organized around four majorthemes: * Cryptography: classic cryptosystems, symmetric key cryptography,public key cryptography, hash functions, random numbers,information hiding, and cryptanalysis * Access control: authentication and authorization, password-basedsecurity, ACLs and capabilities, multilevel and multilateralsecurity, covert channels and inference control, BLP and Biba'smodels, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems * Protocols: simple authentication protocols, session keys, perfectforward secrecy, timestamps, SSL, IPSec, Kerberos, and GSM * Software: flaws and malware, buffer overflows, viruses and worms,software reverse engineering, digital rights management, securesoftware development, and operating systems security Additional features include numerous figures and tables toillustrate and clarify complex topics, as well as problems-rangingfrom basic to challenging-to help readers apply their newlydeveloped skills. A solutions manual and a set of classroom-testedPowerPoint(r) slides will assist instructors in their coursedevelopment. Students and professors in information technology,computer science, and engineering, and professionals working in thefield will find this reference most useful to solve theirinformation security issues. An Instructor's Manual presenting detailed solutions to all theproblems in the book is available from the Wiley editorialdepartment. An Instructor Support FTP site is also available.

Author : Linda Lavender
Genre : Computers
Publisher :
ISBN : 1635635535
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 640 page

Demand for individuals with cybersecurity skills is high, with 83,000 current jobs in the workplace with an expected growth rate of over 30 percent in the coming years. Principles of Cybersecurity is an exciting, full-color, and highly illustrated learning resource that prepares you with skills needed in the field of cybersecurity. By studying this text, you will learn about security threats and vulnerabilities. The textbook begins with an introduction to the field of cybersecurity and the fundamentals of security. From there, it covers how to manage user security, control the physical environment, and protect host systems. Nontraditional hosts are also covered, as is network infrastructure, services, wireless network security, and web and cloud security. Penetration testing is discussed along with risk management, disaster recover, and incident response. Information is also provided to prepare you for industry-recognized certification. By studying Principles of Cybersecurity, you will learn about the knowledge needed for an exciting career in the field of cybersecurity. You will also learn employability skills and how to be an effective contributor in the workplace.

Author : Andy Taylor
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
ISBN : 1780171765
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 220 page

In todayOCOs technology-driven environment, there is an ever-increasing demand for information delivery. A compromise has to be struck between security and availability. This book is a pragmatic guide to information assurance for both business professionals and technical experts. This second edition includes the security of cloud-based resources."

Author : Wm. Arthur Conklin
Genre : Computers
Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN : 9780071836012
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 768 page

Written by leading information security educators, this fully revised, full-color computer security textbook covers CompTIA’s fastest-growing credential, CompTIA Security+. Principles of Computer Security, Fourth Edition is a student-tested, introductory computer security textbook that provides comprehensive coverage of computer and network security fundamentals in an engaging and dynamic full-color design. In addition to teaching key computer security concepts, the textbook also fully prepares you for CompTIA Security+ exam SY0-401 with 100% coverage of all exam objectives. Each chapter begins with a list of topics to be covered and features sidebar exam and tech tips, a chapter summary, and an end-of-chapter assessment section that includes key term, multiple choice, and essay quizzes as well as lab projects. Electronic content includes CompTIA Security+ practice exam questions and a PDF copy of the book. Key features: CompTIA Approved Quality Content (CAQC) Electronic content features two simulated practice exams in the Total Tester exam engine and a PDF eBook Supplemented by Principles of Computer Security Lab Manual, Fourth Edition, available separately White and Conklin are two of the most well-respected computer security educators in higher education Instructor resource materials for adopting instructors include: Instructor Manual, PowerPoint slides featuring artwork from the book, and a test bank of questions for use as quizzes or exams Answers to the end of chapter sections are not included in the book and are only available to adopting instructors Learn how to: Ensure operational, organizational, and physical security Use cryptography and public key infrastructures (PKIs) Secure remote access, wireless networks, and virtual private networks (VPNs) Authenticate users and lock down mobile devices Harden network devices, operating systems, and applications Prevent network attacks, such as denial of service, spoofing, hijacking, and password guessing Combat viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and rootkits Manage e-mail, instant messaging, and web security Explore secure software development requirements Implement disaster recovery and business continuity measures Handle computer forensics and incident response Understand legal, ethical, and privacy issues

Author : Brij B. Gupta
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : CRC Press
ISBN : 9780429756306
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 865 page

This is a monumental reference for the theory and practice of computer security. Comprehensive in scope, this text covers applied and practical elements, theory, and the reasons for the design of applications and security techniques. It covers both the management and the engineering issues of computer security. It provides excellent examples of ideas and mechanisms that demonstrate how disparate techniques and principles are combined in widely-used systems. This book is acclaimed for its scope, clear and lucid writing, and its combination of formal and theoretical aspects with real systems, technologies, techniques, and policies.

Author : Michael E. Whitman
Genre : Computer networks
Publisher : Delmar
ISBN : 0840031602
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 546 page

Information Security professionals, managers of IT employees, business managers, organizational security officers, network administrators, students or Business and Information Systems, IT, Accounting, Criminal Justice or IS majors.

Author : William Stallings
Genre : Computers
Publisher : Prentice Hall
ISBN : 0132775069
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File Download : 788 page

Computer Security: Principles and Practice, 2e, is ideal for courses in Computer/Network Security. In recent years, the need for education in computer security and related topics has grown dramatically – and is essential for anyone studying Computer Science or Computer Engineering. This is the only text available to provide integrated, comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of the broad range of topics in this subject. In addition to an extensive pedagogical program, the book provides unparalleled support for both research and modeling projects, giving students a broader perspective. The Text and Academic Authors Association named Computer Security: Principles and Practice, 1e, the winner of the Textbook Excellence Award for the best Computer Science textbook of 2008.