Publisher: Techotopia 2008
Online book designed for people studying for the CompTIA Security+ exam and for those interested in learning key issues of designing and implementing secure IT environments. Many of the concepts in this book apply equally to a range of popular operating systems including Windows, Linux, UNIX, and MacOS X. On completion of this book the reader will have a clear understanding of both the threats faced by IT infrastructures and the steps involved in planning and implementing a comprehensive multi-layered IT security strategy.
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by J.H. Saltzer, M.D. Schroeder - MIT
This tutorial paper explores the mechanics of protecting computer-stored information from unauthorized use or modification. It concentrates on those architectural structures that are necessary to support information protection.
by Sean Boran - Boran Consulting
This document defines a security policy, outlines structure of a security organization, presents current security mechanisms, and provides technical guidelines for operating systems, applications and networks used in client/server systems.
by Stefan A. Brands - The MIT Press
In this book Stefan Brands proposes cryptographic building blocks for the design of digital certificates that preserve privacy without sacrificing security. Such certificates function in much the same way as cinema tickets or subway tokens.
by Dorothy Elizabeth Robling Denning - Addison-Wesley
The book introduces the mathematical principles of data security and shows how these principles apply to operating systems, database systems, and computer networks. It is for students and professionals seeking an introduction to these principles.