Computer System Security: Basic Concepts and Solved Exercises is designed to expose students and others to the basic aspects of computer security. Written by leading experts and instructors, it covers e-mail security; viruses and antivirus programs; program and network vulnerabilities; firewalls, address translation and filtering; cryptography; secure communications; secure applications; and security management. Written as an accompanying text for courses on network protocols, it also provides a basic tutorial for those whose livelihood is dependent upon secure systems. The solved exercises included have been taken from courses taught in the Communication Systems department at the EPFL. .Used by file-sharing programs such as Kazaa and iMesh, and by download managers such as Net Ants and FlashGet, Cydoor Desktop Media claims that Cydoor reaches 70 million unique users worldwide. 2.1.6 Rootkit A rootkit is a tool thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Computer System Security: Basic Concepts and Solved Exercises|
|Author||:||Gildas Avoine, Pascal Junod, Philippe Oechslin|
|Publisher||:||EPFL Press - 2007-07-13|