Master the principles of computer security
Computer security may seem complicated, but in truth the theory behind computer security is relatively simple. Hacking methods fall into just a few categories, and solutions to computer security problems are actually rather straightforward. In this sample chapter from Network Security Foundations: Technology Fundamentals for IT Success, explore the history of computer security, investigate the reasons that computers aren't secure, and master the theoretical underpinnings of network security.
Title: Network Security Foundations: Technology Fundamentals for IT Success
Published: October 2004
Author: Matthew Strebe
Chapter: Chapter 1: Security Principles
Published by Sybex