|About the Book|
The complete, highly-readable Webmasters guide to reliable Web security.-- A complete guide to the threats to Web site security, and the alternatives available for responding to these threats.-- Presents security issues and solutions for every Internet technology, including Web sites, email, ftp, news gateways, and conferencing.-- Extensive practical examples and step-by-step instructions.A highly-readable, thorough Webmasters guide to maximizing Internet and Web site security.Understand what resources require protection, and how they may currently be at risk. Explore basic strategies for protecting a Web site with as little cost, disruption and complexity as possible. Review the risks and security solutions associated with implementing Internet services on a Web site -- including http, conferencing, email, ftp, and news gateways. Learn everything you need to know about firewall implementation, including preventive and curative planning, routine maintenance, authentication and encryption. Appendixes include complete resource listings of security vendors and tools, firewall solutions and resellers- and software patches designed to enhance security.