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Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats, 1st Edition

  • EC-Council
  • ISBN-10: 1435483561  |  ISBN-13: 9781435483569
  • 192 Pages
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00
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About

Overview

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council | Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E|NSA) certification. Understanding the threats to an organization's infrastructure as well as internal policies and mechanisms used to defend the infrastructure is an integral part to a Network Security Administrator's role. This book, the second in the series, is designed to cover a broad range of topics from a vendor-neutral perspective preparing the Administrator to implement and enforce policies that leverage not only the knowledge of how these threats can materialize, but also the mechanisms used prevent them.

Features and Benefits

  • This five-book series prepares readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E
  • NSA) certification.
  • Includes Hands-On Projects to encourage the learner to problem-solve and apply their knowledge.
  • Purchase of this new book includes access to the online Student Resource Center containing bonus content and tools to complete the Hands-On Projects successfully.
  • Full online Instructor Resource site with Powerpoints, additional labs,, computerized testbank, and more is accessible by instructors through cengage.com.
  • This series is designed to educate learners, from a vendor neutral standpoint, how to defend the networks they manage.

Table of Contents

1: Network Security.
2: Security Policy.
3: Network Security Threats.
4: Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Protection Systems.
5: Troubleshooting Network.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: eBook: Network Defense Series (EC-Council Press Series: Network Security Book 1: Network Foundations and Protocols in Network Security; Security Policy and Threats; Perimeter Defense Mechanisms; Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems; and Security and Vulnerability Assessment) + Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Network Defense Series

ISBN-10: 1285038223  | ISBN-13: 9781285038223

List Price = $515.95  | CengageBrain Price = $515.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $386.96

This Bundle Includes:

  • eBook: EC-Council Press Series: Network Security Book 1: Network Foundations and Protocols in Network Security
    List Price = $67.49  | CengageBrain Price = $67.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $67.49
  • eBook: Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats
    List Price = $71.49  | CengageBrain Price = $71.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.49
  • eBook: Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $71.49  | CengageBrain Price = $71.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.49
  • eBook: Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems
    List Price = $71.49  | CengageBrain Price = $71.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.49
  • eBook: Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment
    List Price = $71.49  | CengageBrain Price = $71.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.49
  • Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Network Defense Series
    List Price = $190.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $190.00


Bundle: Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols + Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats + Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms + Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems + Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment

ISBN-10:  1111224366 | ISBN-13:  9781111224363

List Price = $422.95  | CengageBrain Price = $422.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $317.21

This Bundle Includes:

  • Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols
    List Price = $84.95  | CengageBrain Price = $84.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $63.50
  • Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats
    List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00
  • Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00
  • Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems
    List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00
  • Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment
    List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111135576 | ISBN-13: 9781111135577)

List Price = $34.00  | CengageBrain Price = $34.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $34.00

Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols  (ISBN-10: 1435483553 | ISBN-13: 9781435483552)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

List Price = $84.95  | CengageBrain Price = $84.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $63.50

Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 143548357X | ISBN-13: 9781435483576)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483588 | ISBN-13: 9781435483583)

NSA) certification. A thorough understanding of network technologies and security fundamentals is required before designing any defensive measure to protect an organization's information. This book, the first in the series, is designed to provide the foundational knowledge to the potential Security Administrator from a vendor-neutral perspective covering everything from standard secure network topology, network media and transmission, classifications, and a complete view of network security equipment.

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment  (ISBN-10: 1435483596 | ISBN-13: 9781435483590)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Student Supplements

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111135576 | ISBN-13: 9781111135577)

List Price = $34.00  | CengageBrain Price = $34.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $34.00

Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols  (ISBN-10: 1435483553 | ISBN-13: 9781435483552)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

List Price = $84.95  | CengageBrain Price = $84.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $63.50

Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 143548357X | ISBN-13: 9781435483576)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483588 | ISBN-13: 9781435483583)

NSA) certification. A thorough understanding of network technologies and security fundamentals is required before designing any defensive measure to protect an organization's information. This book, the first in the series, is designed to provide the foundational knowledge to the potential Security Administrator from a vendor-neutral perspective covering everything from standard secure network topology, network media and transmission, classifications, and a complete view of network security equipment.

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment  (ISBN-10: 1435483596 | ISBN-13: 9781435483590)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

List Price = $89.95  | CengageBrain Price = $89.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $68.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

EC-Council

The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in various e-business and security skills. It is the owner and developer of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker course, Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator program, License Penetration Tester program and various other programs offered in over 60 countries around the globe. These certifications are recognized worldwide and have received endorsements from various government agencies including the US Federal Government via the Montgomery GI Bill, and the US Government National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) certifying EC-Council Network Security Administrator (ENSA) program for meeting the 4011 training standard for information security professionals.