ToC of Chapter 7

Security in Computer Networks

  1. What is Network Security?

    1. Secure Communication

    2. Network Security Considerations in the Internet

    3. References

  2. Principles of Cryptography

    1. Symmetric Key Cryptography

    2. Public Key Encryption

    3. References

  3. Authentication: Who are You?

    1. Authentication protocol ap1.0

    2. Authentication protocol ap2.0

    3. Authentication protocol ap3.0

    4. Authentication protocol ap3.1

    5. Authentication protocol ap4.0

    6. Authentication protocol ap5.0

    7. References

  4. Integrity

    1. Generating Digital Signatures

    2. Message Digests

    3. Hash Function Algorithms

    4. References

  5. Key Distribution and Certification

    1. The Key Distribution Center

    2. Kerberos

    3. Public Key Certification

    4. One-Time Session Key

    5. References

  6. Secure E-Mail

    1. Principle of Secure E-Mail

    2. PGP

    3. References

  7. Internet Commerce

    1. Internet Commerce Using SSL

    2. Internet Commerce Using SET

    3. References

  8. Network Layer Security: IPsec

    1. 1999 Panel Discussion on Internet Security

  9. Summary

  10. Homework Problems and Discussion Questions


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