William Stallings, Lawrie Brown
Pearson; 4th global edition (2018)
Computer Security: Principles and Practice; 4th Edition; is ideal for courses in Network /Computer Security. It also provides a solid; up-to-date reference or self-study tutorial for programmers; network managers; system engineers; system managers; system support specialists and product marketing personnel.
In recent years; the need for education in computer security and related topics has grown very dramatically — and is essential for anyone studying Computer Engineering or Computer Science . This is the only PDF etextbook 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 modeling and research projects; giving students a much broader perspective.
It covers all security topics considered Core in the EEE/ACM Computer Science Curriculum. This etextbook can be used to prep for CISSP Certification; and includes in-depth coverage of Computer Security; Software Security; Technology and Principles; Management Issues; ICryptographic Algorithms; nternet Security and more.
The eBook and Academic Authors Association named Computer Security: Principles and Practice; 1st Edition; the winner of the Textbook Excellence Award for the best Computer Science textbook of 2008. This latest fourth edition has been updated in 2018.
Teaching and Learning Experience
This program presents a better teaching and learning experience—for you and your computer students. It will help:
- Enhance Learning with Engaging Features: Extensive use of case studies and examples provides real-world context to the text material.
- Keep Your Course Current with Updated Technical Content: This latest 2nd edition covers the latest trends and developments in computer security.
- Provide Extensive Support Material to Instructors and Students: Student and instructor resources are available to expand on the topics presented in the textbook.
- Easily Integrate Projects in your Course: This book provides an unparalleled degree of support for including both research and modeling projects in your course; giving students a broader perspective.