Safeguarding Your Technology
by Tom Szuba
Publisher: NCES 1998
This guide has been developed specifically for educational administrators at the building, campus, district, system, and state levels. It is meant to serve as a framework to help them better understand why, and how, to effectively secure their organization's information, software, and computer and networking equipment.
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by Ross J. Anderson, Ross Anderson - Wiley
The author lays the groundwork on how to build a secure and dependable system. Every security aspect is discussed: passwords, access control, attacks, physical security and policy, information warfare, privacy protection, and more.
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This introductory text covers media security, highlighting various types of objective and subjective assessment criteria used to evaluate various multimedia types. Steganography algorithms are detailed along with detection of information hiding.
This is an online book for people studying for the CompTIA Security+ exam and for those interested in designing and implementing secure IT environments. The concepts in this book apply equally to Windows, Linux, UNIX, and MacOS X.
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