William Stallings, Lawrie Brown
Pearson; 4th global edition (2018)
The fourth edition of Computer Security: Principles and Practice is an excellent text for students taking courses in network and computer security. Programmers, network managers, system engineers, system managers, system support professionals, and product marketing personnel all benefit from having access to a reliable and current reference as well as a self-study tutorial provided by this resource.
In recent years, there has been a very dramatic increase in the need for education in computer security and associated areas. This education, which is required for anyone studying computer engineering or computer science, is considered vital. This is the only PDF etextbook that offers integrated, thorough, and up-to-date coverage of the wide variety of subject matter that falls under the purview of this field of study. Students are provided with a considerably larger viewpoint as a result of the book’s provision of unrivaled support for modeling and research projects, in addition to the book’s substantial educational program.
It covers every aspect of computer security that is deemed a Core topic in the EEE/ACM Computer Science Curriculum. This electronic textbook can be used to prepare for the CISSP Certification exam. It provides extensive treatment of computer security and software security, as well as technology and principles, management issues, cryptographic algorithms, and internet security, among other topics.
The first edition of Computer Security: Principles and Practice was awarded the Textbook Excellence Award by the eBook and Academic Authors Association as the best Computer Science textbook published in 2008. This most recent fourth version, which was published in 2018, has been revised.
Participation in Instruction and Education
Both you and your computer students will benefit from the enhanced teaching and learning opportunities provided by this program. It will assist with:
- Enhance Learning with Engaging Features The extensive use of case studies and examples gives the subject matter in the text a context that is relevant to the actual world.
- Maintain the Relevance of Your Course with New and Updated Technical Content The most recent edition, the second one, contains the most recent trends and advancements in computer security.
- Give Students and Teachers Access to a Vast Amount of Support Material Both students and teachers have access to a vast amount of materials that build on the themes covered in the textbook.
This book provides an unprecedented degree of support for including both research and modeling projects in your course; thereby giving students a broader perspective. Easily Integrate Projects into Your Curriculum This book provides an unparalleled degree of support for including both research and modeling projects in your course.