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Firewalls and VPNs Principles and Practices

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ISBN-10: 0131547313

ISBN-13: 9780131547315

Edition: 2006

Authors: Richard W. Tibbs, Edward B. Oakes

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This book solves the need for a resource that illustrates the principles underlying security technology, as well as provides complete hands-on exercises that will serve as valuable practice for users. Based on open-source software, this book is oriented toward the first-time networking reader. Progressive, practical exercises build confidence; SOHO (small-office-home-office) users will also be impressed with the information provided, as for these users the affordability of open-source solutions can be critical.Comprehensive coverage includes: TCP/IP and related protocols, open-source firewalls, services support and applications that firewalls protect, IPsec and TLS-based VPNs, and firewall log and log servers.An excellent reference and resource for network administrators, security administrators, chief security officers, and anyone with the following certifications:SANS, GSEC, MCSE, MCSA, CNE, A+,andnbsp;Security+.
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Book details

List price: $150.80
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 6/29/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

Networking Concepts and the TCP/IP Protocol Suite
Introduction to Network and Data Link Layer Protocols
TCP and UDP in Detail
Firewall Basics
Software, Small Office, and Enterprise Firewalls
Threats, Packet Filtering, and Stateful Firewalls
Illustrated Exercises in Basic Firewall Installation
Determining Requirements for the Firewall
VPNS and Logging
Introduction to Advanced Firewall Concepts and Terminology
Virtual Private Networks
Techniques for Integration of Firewall Logs and System Logs
Generating Operating System Images
Initial Lab Setup and Hardware Requirements for Lab Variations
TCP and UDP Port List
ICMP Types
IP Protocol Transport Numbers