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Network Protocols for Security Professionals
Network Protocols for Security Professionals

Network Protocols for Security Professionals: Probe and identify network-based vulnerabilities and safeguard against network protocol breaches

By Yoram Orzach , Deepanshu Khanna
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Book Oct 2022 580 pages 1st Edition
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Network Protocols for Security Professionals

Part 1: Protecting the Network – Technologies, Protocols, Vulnerabilities, and Tools

Upon completion of this part, readers will understand the structure of data network protocols and devices, understand breaches, and be familiar with the attacking tools and scripts that take advantage of these breaches.

This part of the book comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Data Centers and the Enterprise Network Architecture and its Components
  • Chapter 2, Network Protocol Structures and Operations
  • Chapter 3, Security Protocols and Their Implementation
  • Chapter 4, Using Network Security Tools, Scripts, and Code
  • Chapter 5, Finding Protocol Vulnerabilities
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With the increased demand for computer systems and the ever-evolving internet, network security now plays an even bigger role in securing IT infrastructures against attacks. Equipped with the knowledge of how to find vulnerabilities and infiltrate organizations through their networks, you’ll be able to think like a hacker and safeguard your organization’s network and networking devices. Network Protocols for Security Professionals will show you how. This comprehensive guide gradually increases in complexity, taking you from the basics to advanced concepts. Starting with the structure of data network protocols, devices, and breaches, you’ll become familiar with attacking tools and scripts that take advantage of these breaches. Once you’ve covered the basics, you’ll learn about attacks that target networks and network devices. Your learning journey will get more exciting as you perform eavesdropping, learn data analysis, and use behavior analysis for network forensics. As you progress, you’ll develop a thorough understanding of network protocols and how to use methods and tools you learned in the previous parts to attack and protect these protocols. By the end of this network security book, you’ll be well versed in network protocol security and security countermeasures to protect network protocols.

What you will learn

Understand security breaches, weaknesses, and protection techniques Attack and defend wired as well as wireless networks Discover how to attack and defend LAN-, IP-, and TCP/UDP-based vulnerabilities Focus on encryption, authorization, and authentication principles Gain insights into implementing security protocols the right way Use tools and scripts to perform attacks on network devices Wield Python, PyShark, and other scripting tools for packet analysis Identify attacks on web servers to secure web and email services

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Publication date : Oct 26, 2022
Length 580 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781789953480
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Rapid7

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Publication date : Oct 26, 2022
Length 580 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781789953480
Vendor :
Rapid7

Table of Contents

23 Chapters
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Part 1: Protecting the Network – Technologies, Protocols, Vulnerabilities, and Tools Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Chapter 1: Data Centers and the Enterprise Network Architecture and its Components Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Chapter 2: Network Protocol Structures and Operations Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Chapter 3: Security Protocols and Their Implementation Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Chapter 4: Using Network Security Tools, Scripts, and Code Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Chapter 5: Finding Protocol Vulnerabilities Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Part 2: Network, Network Devices, and Traffic Analysis-Based Attacks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Chapter 6: Finding Network-Based Attacks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Chapter 7: Detecting Device-Based Attacks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Chapter 8: Network Traffic Analysis and Eavesdropping Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Chapter 9: Using Behavior Analysis and Anomaly Detection Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Part 3: Network Protocols – How to Attack and How to Protect Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Chapter 10: Discovering LAN, IP, and TCP/UDP-Based Attacks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. Chapter 11: Implementing Wireless Network Security Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
15. Chapter 12: Attacking Routing Protocols Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
16. Chapter 13: DNS Security Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
17. Chapter 14: Securing Web and Email Services Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
18. Chapter 15: Enterprise Applications Security – Databases and Filesystems Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
19. Chapter 16: IP Telephony and Collaboration Services Security Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
20. Assessments Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
21. Index Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
22. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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