Logo

Selected Aspects of Computer Security in Open Systems

Small book cover: Selected Aspects of Computer Security in Open Systems

Selected Aspects of Computer Security in Open Systems
by

Publisher: Australian Computer Emergency Response Team
Number of pages: 201

Description:
This report examines the threats a computer system might face, and details what tools and techniques are available to combat them. In addition, an examination of common authentication techniques is provided, including a comparison between X.509 Strong Authentication and Kerberos.

This document is no more available for free.

Similar books

Book cover: Forensic Analysis of Database TamperingForensic Analysis of Database Tampering
by - University of Arizona
The text on detection via cryptographic hashing. The authors show how to determine when the tampering occurred, what data was tampered, and who did the tampering. Four successively more sophisticated forensic analysis algorithms are presented.
(14559 views)
Book cover: Security Engineering: A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed SystemsSecurity Engineering: A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed Systems
by - 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.
(12269 views)
Book cover: Information Security in EducationInformation Security in Education
- Wikibooks
This is an introduction to information security aimed primarily at K-12 administrators, educators, and technology staff. Security professionals have found that actions taken to increase security often have a minimal, or even opposite, effect.
(6664 views)
Book cover: Forensic DiscoveryForensic Discovery
by - Addison-Wesley Professional
Forensic information can be found everywhere you look. The authors develop tools to collect information from obvious and not so obvious sources, walk through analyses of real intrusions in detail, and discuss the limitations of their approach.
(11946 views)