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Foundations Of Information Security: A Straightforward Introduction

Foundations Of Information Security: A Straightforward Introduction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Andress, Jason

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High-level overview of the information security field. Covers key concepts like confidentiality, integrity, and availability, then dives into practical applications of these ideas in the areas of operational, physical, network, application, and operating system security. Foundati...ons of Information Security provides readers with fundamental knowledge of information security in both theoretical and practical aspects. Best selling author Jason Andress provides the basic knowledge needed to understand the key concepts of confidentiality, integrity, and availability, and then dives into practical applications of these ideas in the areas of operational, physical, network, application, and operating system security. Each chapter explores one main security concept, lists scenarios in which the concept is applicable, and discusses the implementation of that concept in detail, often by going over rival models or strategies. Readers will come away with a sense of what types of assets need protecting, what kinds of risks exist, and what kinds of defensive measures can be taken.
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ISBN 9781718500044
Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
Publisher No Starch Press,US
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781718500044
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher No Starch Press,US
Imprint No Starch Press,US
Released 1 Oct 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Andress, Jason
Category Network Security
Number of Pages 380
Dimensions Width: 178mm
Height: 235mm
Dewey Code 005.8
Weight 368g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Computer security, Computer networks - Security measures, Electronic information resources - Access control
NBS Text Computer Communications & Networking
ONIX Text General/trade

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