Computer Security Fundamentals (3rd Edition)

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Download Computer Security Fundamentals (3rd Edition) written by William Chuck Easttom II in PDF format. This book is under the category Computers and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 078975746X/9780789757463. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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book-author

William Chuck Easttom II

publisher

Pearson IT Certification; 3rd edition

file-type

PDF

pages

446 pages

language

English

isbn10

078975746X

isbn13

9780789757463


Book Description

1-volume introduction to computer security – Easttom’s Computer Security Fundamentals; 3rd Edition (PDF) is one of the best for the subject.

  • Covers today’s latest attacks and countermeasures
  • Clearly explains core concepts; challenges; terminology; technologies; and skills
  • The perfect beginner’s guide for anyone interested in a good computer security career
  • Chuck Easttom brings together complete coverage of all basic concepts; issues; and terminology along with all the skills you need to get started.

Drawing on the more than twenty years of experience as a security instructor; researcher; and consultant Easttom helps you take a proactive; realistic approach to assess threats and implementing countermeasures. Writing clearly and simply; he addresses crucial issues that many introductory security ebooks ignore; while addressing the realities of a world where billions of new devices are Internet-connected.

This guide covers web attacks; hacking; network defense; security appliances; spyware; password use; VPNs; and much more. Its many tips and examples reflect new industry trends and the state-of-the-art in both defense and attacks. Projects; exercises; and review questions in every chapter help you deepen your understanding and apply all you’ve learned.

Whether you’re a a professional; college student; or a manager; this guide will help you protect your assets — and expand your career options.

Learn how to:

  • Scan your network for vulnerabilities
  • Evaluate potential security consultants
  • Resist modern social engineering attacks
  • Use basic networking knowledge to improve security
  • Identify and prioritize potential threats to your network
  • Prevent problems arising from malfeasance or ignorance
  • Implement a proven layered approach to network security
  • Choose the best encryption methods for your organization
  • Halt spyware; worms; viruses; Trojans; and other malwares
  • Implement security policies that will work in your environment
  • Get inside the minds of hackers; so you can deter their attacks
  • Learn how cyberterrorism and information warfare are now evolving
  • Defend against today’s most common Denial of Service (DoS) attacks
  • Compare security technologies; including the latest security appliances
  • Master basic computer forensics and know what to do if you’re attacked

Additional information

book-author

William Chuck Easttom II

publisher

Pearson IT Certification; 3rd edition

file-type

PDF

pages

446 pages

language

English

isbn10

078975746X

isbn13

9780789757463

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