Network Security and Cryptography

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March 2018
9781942270836
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    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    28th March
  • ISBN 9781942270836
  • Language English
  • Pages 560 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
  • Images figures & tables throughout
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March 2018
9781944534493
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    20th March
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  • Pages 560 pp.
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  • Images figures & tables throughout
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March 2018
9781683922933
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    28th March
  • ISBN 9781683922933
  • Language English
  • Pages 560 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
  • Images figures & tables throughout
$124.95

Network Security and Cryptography introduces the basic concepts in computer networks and the latest trends and technologies in cryptography and network security. The book is a definitive guide to the principles and techniques of cryptography and network security, and introduces basic concepts in computer networks such as classical cipher schemes, public key cryptography, authentication schemes, pretty good privacy, and Internet security. It features the latest material on emerging technologies, related to IoT, cloud computing, SCADA, blockchain, smart grid, big data analytics, and more. Primarily intended as a textbook for courses in computer science and electronics & communication, the book also serves as a basic reference and refresher for professionals in these areas.

FEATURES:

• Includes the latest material on emerging technologies, related to IoT, cloud computing, smart grid, big data analytics, blockchain, and more
• Features separate chapters on the mathematics related to network security and cryptography
• Introduces basic concepts in computer networks including classical cipher schemes, public key cryptography, authentication schemes, pretty good privacy, Internet security services, and system security
• Includes end of chapter review questions

Network Security and Cryptography covers the basic concepts of computer networks as they relate to cryptography and network security, and is recommended both for computer and network engineers and those who would survey the latest material relating to soft grids, big data analytics, blockchain, and computer network ciphers. Chapters include mathematical equations and support for this overview of cryptography and its applications in real-world network security scenarios, examining data confidentiality and internet security services alike. The result is strong in mathematical examples, reinforcement, and charts and graphs and provides professionals with a solid foundation of knowledge.

Midwest Book Review

1.Overview of Computer Networks
2.Mathematical Foundations of Networking.
3.Overview of Cryptography.
4. Mathematical Foundations of Cryptography.
5. Classical Cipher Schemes.
6. Modern Symmetric Ciphers.
7. Public Key Cryptography.
8. Authentication Schemes.
9. Centralized Authentication Schemes.
10. Public Key Infrastructure.
11. Pretty Good Privacy.
12. Internet Security Services.
13. System Security.
14. Security of Emerging Technologies.

Sarhan M. Musa

Sarhan M. Musa holds a PhD in electrical engineering and is currently an associate professor in the engineering technology department at Prairie View A&M University, Texas.