As we've seen in our discussion of the Internet and similar networks, connecting an organization to
the Internet provides a two-way flow of traffic. This is clearly undesirable in many organizations, as
proprietary information is often displayed
Risk Management: The Game of Security
It's very important to understand that in security, one simply cannot say `what's the best firewall?'
There are two extremes: absolute security and absolute access. The closest we can get to an
absolutely secure machi
Internet: This is a word that I've heard way too often in the last few years. Movies, books,
newspapers, magazines, television programs, and practically every other sort of media imaginable
has dealt with the Internet recently.
What is the In
Introduction to Networking
A basic understanding of computer networks is requisite in order to understand the principles of
network security. In this section, we'll cover some of the foundations of computer networking, then
move on to an overview of some