Essays Tagged: "Network security"

Threatening Bugs.

You have a virus!" He began to wrack his brain thinking of what he knew about the infamous topic of network security so that he could try and fix this problem; after all he is pursuing a degree in Inf ... . As he went through his own hard drive in his brain he came across all of the things he knew about network security that might help him not only fix his current problem but prevent any other threats ...

(4 pages) 40 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Controlled Web Surfing.

only infect one system but can make its way around and infect multiple systems within the company's network. It is important to carefully monitor employee web surfing not only for security purposes, b ... o take the chance in abusing the internet and e-mail usage policy (Bernardi, 2000, pg.17).Use extra network security by installing a firewall (Taillon, 2004, pg.16). A firewall is an excellent source ...

(3 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Network Security.

A secured network is something that not only businesses but also regular day to day people with personal compu ... viruses which will ultimately lead to the crash of your system then it is a good idea you invest in network security."The term virus refers to malicious software that requires help from computer us ... puter users to spread to other computers. Computer infections such as viruses and worms spread over networks of contacts between computers, with different types of networks being exploited by differen ...

(4 pages) 163 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


What is a firewall?In network security, firewall is considered a first line of defense in protecting private information. ... protecting private information. "A firewall sits at the junction point, or gateway, between the two networks, which are often a private network and a public network such as the Internet." (John V. Har ... lic network such as the Internet." (John V. Harrison, Hal Berghel, 2004, A Protocol Layer Survey of Network Security). It is a system designed to prevent certain access to or from another network. It ...

(7 pages) 208 1 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Network Security

A 5 page paper on network security with 5 references NETWORK SECURITY Let us go back, twelve years. Where's Internet? ... es. As so much of business is going online with their employees connected through Intranets and LAN networks information floats in air. Some of this information is very sensitive and its breach or sec ... es prone to theft.So where are the guards and the protectors, here they are, and they are called Network security. As hacking has progressed and has been glamorized, so has Network security develop ...

(7 pages) 113 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Network Security

Network Security in the New Millenium My family is installing DSL and wireless networking, which wil ... networking, which will expose us to substantially more security problems than in the past. Wireless networking is likely to appear soon at the UCLA Mathematics Department as well. My goal is, therefor ... l serious attacks will involve root access at some point.However, most attacks are done over the network. Dialup (PPP) connections are intermittent and slow, limiting exposure, but DSL is always ac ...

(11 pages) 114 0 1.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Potential IT Professions-2

Potential IT Professions-2Network security professional:The network security professional is to use knowledge and skills to pr ... se knowledge and skills to protect consumers, businesses, government agencies, and the society. The network security professional identifies all types of threats (internal, external, intentional and u ... tional and unintentional) and works to stop them. The professional performs by effectively applying networking and security expertise.Education:A degree program in computer science, electrical and ele ...

(1 pages) 560 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking


"Antivirus Software Must Be Free. The reason is, in nowadays there are several efficient options to network security as well as the predicament of user prudence and neglect in regards to this matter o ... ibution of anti-virus software to home users or the cost of similarly efficient option solutions to network security. The report will tackle the flaws of Robert Vamosi's argument for corporate client ...

(8 pages) 29 0 3.5 Oct/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

message authentecation and hasg function

nks where verification of user identity is necessary. It is the subcategory part of Cryptography of Network Security.2. Authentication means validating the identity of a user who needs to access a set ... rom disclosure or substitution.Authentication RequirementsIn the context of communications across a network, the following attacks can be identified:1. Disclosure: Release of message contents to any p ...

(11 pages) 6 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science