Pearson Education Limited; 7th global edition (2017)
The Principles and Practice of Cryptography and Network Security
Stallings’ Cryptography and Network Security 7th Edition (PDF); introduces the student to the compelling and evolving field of cryptography and network security. In an age of hackers and viruses; electronic eavesdropping; and electronic fraud on a global scale; security is paramount. The purpose of this ebook is to provide a practical survey of both the practice and principles of cryptography and network security. In the first part of the ebook; the basic issues to be addressed by a network security capability are explored by providing a tutorial and survey of cryptography and network security technology. The latter part of the ebook deals with the practice of network security: practical applications that have been implemented and are in use to provide network security.
The 7th Edition streamlines subject matter with new and updated material — including Sage; one of the most important features of the ebook. Sage is an open-source; multiplatform; freeware package that implements a very flexible; powerful; and easily learned computer algebra and mathematics system. It provides hands-on experience with cryptographic algorithms and supporting homework assignments. With Sage; the college student learns a powerful tool that can be used for virtually any mathematical application. The ebook also provides an unparalleled degree of support for the reader to ensure a successful learning experience.
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