Get the single resource that defines and illustrates the rapidly evolving world of computer and network security. The Microsoft Encyclopedia Of Security delivers more than 1000 entries detailing the latest security-related issues, technologies, standards, products, and services. It covers the Microsoft Windows platform, as well as open-source technologies and the platforms and products of other major vendors such as Cisco and Sun. Clear, concise explanations and case scenarios deftly take you from concept to real-world application. This is an essential, one-of-a-kind reference for computer professionals at all levels, from computer science majors and professional certification candidates to senior systems engineers, developers, and managers.