Selected Aspects of Computer Security in Open Systems
by Danny Smith
Publisher: Australian Computer Emergency Response Team 1993
Number of pages: 201
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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The purpose of this book is to present some of the security challenges in today's computing world and to discuss mechanisms for defending against those attacks by using classical and modern approaches of cryptography and other defense mechanisms.
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