Cryptography and Security Services: Mechanisms and Applications, 1st Edition

  • Manuel Mogollon
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  • ISBN-10: 1599048396
  • ISBN-13: 9781599048390
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 490 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released September 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Today's information technology and security networks demand increasingly complex algorithms and cryptographic systems. Individuals implementing security policies for their companies must utilize technical skill and information technology knowledge to implement these security mechanisms.

This eBook from CyberTech addresses cryptography from the perspective of the security services and mechanisms available to implement these services: discussing issues such as e-mail security, public-key architecture, virtual private networks, Web services security, wireless security and the confidentiality and integrity of security services. This eBook provides scholars and practitioners in the field of information assurance working knowledge of fundamental encryption algorithms and systems supported in information technology and secure communication networks.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Classic Cryptography.
2: Information Assurance.
3: Number Theory and Finite Fields.
4: Confidentiality: Symmetric Encryption.
5: Confidentiality: Asymmetric Encryption.
6: Integrity and Authentication.
7: Access Authentication.
8: Elliptic Curve Cryptography.
9: Certificates and Public Key Infrastructure.
10: Electronic Mail Security.
11: VPNS and IPSEC.
12: TLS, SSL, and SET.
13: Web Services Security.
14: Wireless Security.
Glossary of Terms.
About the Author.
Back Cover.