Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense

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Authors : Michael T. Simpson; Kent Backman; James Corley


480 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2006

©2011, Published


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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 h... more


Provides a step-by-step approach to penetration testing techniques and methodologies.

Helps students discover network vulnerabilities by explaining tools hackers use to bypass network security.

Includes up-to-date material on network security, and wireless technology and how they affect Wide Area ... more

New to this Edition

Provides updated computer security tools with a look at new vulnerabilities and exploits and innovative methods to protect networks.

Includes a thorough update of the federal and state computer crime laws as well as changes in penalties for illegal computer hacking.

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