Overview

Description

For computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering majors taking a one-semester undergraduate course on network security

A practical survey of network security applications and standards, with unmatched support for instructors and students

In this age of universal electronic connectivity, viruses and hackers, electronic eavesdropping, and electronic fraud, security is paramount. Network Security: Applications and Standards, Fifth Edition provides a practical survey of network security applications and standards, with an emphasis on applications that are widely used on the Internet and for corporate networks. An unparalleled support package for instructors and students ensures a successful teaching and learning experience 

Contents

Chapter 1       Introduction

PART ONE  CRYPTOGRAPHY
Chapter 2       Symmetric Encryption and Message Confidentiality
Chapter 3       Public-Key Cryptography and Message Authentication

PART TWO  NETWORK SECURITY APPLICATIONS
Chapter 4       Key Distribution and User Authentication
Chapter 5       Network Access Control and Cloud Security
Chapter 6       Transport-Level Security
Chapter 7       Wireless Network Security
Chapter 8       Electronic Mail Security
Chapter 9       IP Security

PART THREE  SYSTEM SECURITY
Chapter 10       Malicious Software
Chapter 11       Intruders
Chapter 12       Firewalls