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The Resource Web security & commerce, Simson Garfinkel with Gene Spafford

Web security & commerce, Simson Garfinkel with Gene Spafford

Label
Web security & commerce
Title
Web security & commerce
Statement of responsibility
Simson Garfinkel with Gene Spafford
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Attacks on government web sites, break-ins at Internet service providers, electronic credit card fraud, invasion of personal privacy by merchants as well as hackers - is this what the World Wide Web is really all about? Web Security & Commerce cuts through the hype and the front page stories. It tells you what the real risks are and explains how you can minimize them. Whether you're a casual (but concerned) web surfer or a system administrator responsible for the security of a critical web server, this book will tell you what you need to know. Entertaining as well as illuminating, it looks behind the headlines at the technologies, risks, and benefits of the Web
Cataloging source
FMU-L
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Garfinkel, Simson
Illustrations
illustrations
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Spafford, Gene
Series statement
Nutshell handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer networks
  • World Wide Web (Information retrieval system)
  • Web sites
  • Electronic commerce
Label
Web security & commerce, Simson Garfinkel with Gene Spafford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 450-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction. 1. The Web Security Landscape -- II. User Safety. 2. The Buggy Browser: Evolution of Risk. 3. Java and JavaScript. 4. Downloading Machine Code with ActiveX and Plug-Ins. 5. Privacy -- III. Digital Certificates. 6. Digital Identification Techniques. 7. Certification Authorities and Server Certificates. 8. Client-Side Digital Certificates. 9. Code Signing and Microsoft's Authenticode -- IV. Cryptography. 10. Cryptography Basics. 11. Cryptography and the Web. 12. Understanding SSL and TLS -- V. Web Server Security. 13. Host and Site Security. 14. Controlling Access to Your Web Server. 15. Secure CGI/API Programming -- VI. Commerce and Society. 16. Digital Payments. 17. Blocking Software and Censorship Technology. 18. Legal Issues: Civil. 19. Legal Issues: Criminal -- App. A. Lessons from Vineyard.NET -- App. B. Creating and Installing Web Server Certificates -- App. C. The SSL 3.0 Protocol -- App. D. The PICS Specification
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 483 p
Isbn
9781565922693
Lccn
97188705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Web security & commerce, Simson Garfinkel with Gene Spafford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 450-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction. 1. The Web Security Landscape -- II. User Safety. 2. The Buggy Browser: Evolution of Risk. 3. Java and JavaScript. 4. Downloading Machine Code with ActiveX and Plug-Ins. 5. Privacy -- III. Digital Certificates. 6. Digital Identification Techniques. 7. Certification Authorities and Server Certificates. 8. Client-Side Digital Certificates. 9. Code Signing and Microsoft's Authenticode -- IV. Cryptography. 10. Cryptography Basics. 11. Cryptography and the Web. 12. Understanding SSL and TLS -- V. Web Server Security. 13. Host and Site Security. 14. Controlling Access to Your Web Server. 15. Secure CGI/API Programming -- VI. Commerce and Society. 16. Digital Payments. 17. Blocking Software and Censorship Technology. 18. Legal Issues: Civil. 19. Legal Issues: Criminal -- App. A. Lessons from Vineyard.NET -- App. B. Creating and Installing Web Server Certificates -- App. C. The SSL 3.0 Protocol -- App. D. The PICS Specification
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 483 p
Isbn
9781565922693
Lccn
97188705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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