The Information Security Dictionary

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The Information Security Dictionary

The Information Security Dictionary
PDF | 416 pages | Download Size: 2.76 MB
Author: Urs E. Gattiker
(Founder and editor of 'Information Security this Week', Scientific Director for EICAR - a European association of IT-security professionals, co-founder of Bullguard/UK)

Publisher: Springer (July 14, 2004)
Language: English
ISBN: 1402078897

Defining the Terms that Define Security for E-Business, Internet, Information and Wireless Technology

The Information Security Dictionary provides complete and easy to read explanations of common security and infrastructure protection terms. Special attention is given to terms that most often prevent educated readers from understanding journal articles or books in cryptography, computer security, information systems, role-based access management and applied fields that build on those disciplines. Also included in the dictionary are terms that refer to computing forensics, malware attacks, privacy issues, system design, security auditing and vulnerability testing.

This essential reference tool presents cutting-edge information on the most recent terms in use, in one concisely formatted volume. Similar to dictionaries for languages, statistics, epidemiology, and other disciplines, The Information Security Dictionary will be a valuable addition to the library of any IT professional and IT student.