Computer and Network Security Essentials

  • Kevin Daimi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Computer Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jeffrey L. Duffany
      Pages 3-20
    3. Tarfa Hamed, Jason B. Ernst, Stefan C. Kremer
      Pages 21-39
    4. Sally Mosaad, Nashwa Abdelbaki, Ahmed F. Shosha
      Pages 79-94
  3. Network Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. Tarfa Hamed, Jason B. Ernst, Stefan C. Kremer
      Pages 113-134
    3. José María de Fuentes, Luis Hernandez-Encinas, Arturo Ribagorda
      Pages 135-151
    4. Xiujuan Du, Meiju Li, Keqin Li
      Pages 173-187
    5. Tyrone S. Toland, Sebastian Kollmannsperger, J. Bernard Brewton, William B. Craft
      Pages 189-204
  4. Cryptographic Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Riccardo Focardi, Flaminia L. Luccio, Heider A. M. Wahsheh
      Pages 207-219
    3. Khaled A. Al-Utaibi, El-Sayed M. El-Alfy
      Pages 221-236
    4. Alejandro Sanchez-Gomez, Jesus Diaz, Luis Hernandez-Encinas, David Arroyo
      Pages 263-281
    5. Victor Gayoso Martínez, Lorena González-Manzano, Agustín Martín Muñoz
      Pages 283-298

About this book


This book introduces readers to the tools needed to protect IT resources and communicate with security specialists when there is a security problem. The book covers a wide range of security topics including Cryptographic Technologies, Network Security, Security Management, Information Assurance, Security Applications, Computer Security, Hardware Security, and Biometrics and Forensics. It introduces the concepts, techniques, methods, approaches, and trends needed by security specialists to improve their security skills and capabilities. Further, it provides a glimpse into future directions where security techniques, policies, applications, and theories are headed. The book represents a collection of carefully selected and reviewed chapters written by diverse security experts in the listed fields and edited by prominent security researchers.


Computer Security Network Security Security Applications Security Management Cryptographic Technologies Information Assurance Biometric Security Forensic Security Hardware Security

Editors and affiliations

  • Kevin Daimi
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Detroit MercyDetroitUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-58423-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-58424-9
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