Get to grips with configuring a secure Oracle Database using Packt's New Anti-Hacking Book and eBook

November 2012 | Enterprise, Oracle

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Oracle 11g Anti-hacker's Cookbook, a new book and eBook aimed to help oracle database administrators, security managers and security auditors implement strong network communication security using different encryption solutions provided by Oracle Advanced Security.

About the author:
With over 10 years of experience, Adrian Neagu is a database administrator, mainly with DB2 and Oracle databases. He is an expert in many areas of database administration and is an Oracle Certified Master 10g, Oracle Certified Professional 9i, 10g, and 11g, IBM DB2 Certified Administrator version 8.1.2 and 9, IBM DB2 9 Advanced Certified Administrator 9, and Sun Certified System Administrator Solaris 10.

Oracle Database 11g Release 2 provides the foundation for IT to successfully deliver more information with higher quality of service, reduce the risk of change within IT, and make more efficient use of IT budgets.

Oracle 11g Anti-hacker's Cookbook helps in mastering the usage of Oracle Cryptographic API and Transparent Data Encryption in order to secure data and implement a solid audit strategy by using the built in solutions and fine grained auditing. After reading this book, readers will be able to configure a secure server at operating system level for Oracle Database.

This cookbook not only helps in learning about different types of attacks but also empathizing the attacks and interceptions by using different techniques and tools. Additionally, readers will understand how to segregate and protect data access by using Oracle Vault. This cookbook has recipes written in simple, easy to understand format with plenty of screenshots and insightful tips and hints.

Some of the chapters emphasized in this book are:
Chapter 1: Operating System Security
Chapter 2: Securing the Network and Data in Transit
Chapter 3: Securing Data at Rest
Chapter 4: Authentication and User Security
Chapter 5: Beyond Privileges: Oracle Virtual Private Database
Chapter 6: Beyond Privileges: Oracle Label Security
Chapter 7: Beyond Privileges: Oracle Database Vault
Chapter 8: Tracking and Analysis: Database Auditing

Packt Publishing has also released other Oracle books:
Oracle JDeveloper 11gR2 Cookbook   (published)
Oracle 11g R1/R2 Real Application Clusters Essentials   (published)
Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial  (published)

All Oracle books are Published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing designed to serve the information needs of IT Professionals in the Enterprise space. Packt Enterprise also publishes on Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google and SAP technologies.

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