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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
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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.

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