Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense, 2nd Edition
- Michael T. Simpson
- Kent Backman
- James Corley
- ISBN-10: 1435486099
- ISBN-13: 9781435486096
- 480 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2006
- COPYRIGHT: 2011 Published
Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense, Second Edition provides an in-depth understanding of how to effectively protect computer networks. This book describes the tools and penetration testing methodologies used by ethical hackers and provides a thorough discussion of what and who an ethical hacker is and how important they are in protecting corporate and government data from cyber attacks. Readers are provided with updated computer security resources that describe new vulnerabilities and innovative methods to protect networks. Also included is a thorough update of federal and state computer crime laws, as well as changes in penalties for illegal computer hacking. With cyber-terrorism and corporate espionage threatening the fiber of our world, the need for trained network security professionals continues to grow. Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense, Second Edition provides a structured knowledge base to prepare readers to be security professionals who understand how to protect a network by using the skills and tools of an ethical hacker.
1: Ethical Hacking Overview.
2: TCP/IP Concepts Review.
3: Network and Computer Attacks.
4: Footprinting and Social Engineering.
5: Port Scanning.
7: Programming for Security Professionals.
8: Embedded Operating Systems.
9: Linux Operating System Vulnerabilities.
10: Hacking Web Servers.
11: Hacking Wireless Networks.
13: Protecting Networks with Security Devices.
Appendix A: Legal Resources.
Appendix B: Resources.
Appendix C: Virtual Machine Instructions.
Appendix: Documentation Forms for Penetration Tests (Will appear on DVD in the back of the book only).
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
The following supplemental materials are available when this book is used in a classroom setting. All the supplements available with this book are provided to instructors on a single CD, called the Instructor's Resource CD (ISBN 1-4354-8610-2). Electronic Instructor's Manual--The Instructor's Manual that accompanies this book includes additional material to assist in class preparation, including suggestions for classroom activities, discussion topics, and additional activities. Solutions--The instructor's resources include solutions to all end-of-chapter material, including review questions, hands-on activities, and case projects. PowerPoint presentations--This book comes with Microsoft PowerPoint slides for each chapter. They're included as a teaching aid for classroom presentation, to make available to students on the network for chapter review, or to be printed for classroom distribution. Instructors, please feel free to add your own slides for additional topics you introduce to the class. Figure files--All figures and tables in the book are reproduced on the Instructor's Resource CD in bitmap format. Similar to the PowerPoint presentations, they're included as a teaching aid for classroom presentation, to make available to students for review, or to be printed for classroom distribution.