Web and Information Security, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591405904
  • ISBN-13: 9781591405900
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 318 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released October 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Web and Information Security consists of a collection of papers written by leading experts in the field that describe state-of-the-art topics pertaining to Web and information systems security. In particular, security for the semantic Web, privacy, security policy management and emerging topics such as secure semantic grids and secure multimedia systems are also discussed. As well as covering basic concepts of Web and information system security, this book provides new insights into the semantic Web field and its related security challenges.

Web and Information Security is valuable as a reference book for senior undergraduate or graduate courses in information security which have special focuses on Web security. It is also useful for technologists, researchers, managers and developers who want to know more about emerging security technologies.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Web and Information Security Table of Contents.
1: Securing the Semantic Web.
2: Creating a Policy-Aware Web: Discretionary, Rule-Based Access for the World Wide Web.
3: Web Services Security.
4: Policies for Web Security Services.
5: Data Confidentiality on the Semantic Web: Is There an Inference Problem?.
6: Secure Semantic Grids.
7: Policy Management and Web Security.
8: Web Content Filtering.
9: Sanitization and Anonymization of Document Repositories.
10: Integrating Access Policies into the Development Process of Hypermedia Web Systems.
11: Policy-Based Management of Web and Information Systems Security: An Emerging Technology.
12: Chinese Wall Security Policy Model: Granular Computing on DAC Model.
13: Security for Emerging Applications.
14: A Multimedia-Based Threat Management and Information Security Framework.
15: Framework for Secure Information Management in Critical Systems.
16: Trustworthy Data Sharing in Collaborative Pervasive Computing Environments.
17: Privacy-Preserving Data Mining on the Web: Foundations and Techniques.
About the Authors.