Computer and Network Security

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Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World (Computer Science)
1.  Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World (Computer Science) by Bruce Schneier
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  "A masterpiece of a primer for security. Helps teach how security should be thought of in practice."
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Cryptography and Network Security: Principles and Practice
2.  Cryptography and Network Security: Principles and Practice by William Stallings
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  "Solid 'ground up' covering on the technical aspects of security - authentication, authorisation, privacy, non-repudiation etc. Covers technology in good depth, ideal for Comp. Sci. students."
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Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms and Source Code in C (Computer Science)
3.  Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms and Source Code in C (Computer Science) by Bruce Schneier
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  "A dated book covering older the algorithms - but does do exceedingly well. The fundamentals are there but the book is aimed more at engineers and implementers not architects and planners."
£27.63   Used & New from: £16.59
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Hacking: The Art of Exploitation
4.  Hacking: The Art of Exploitation by Jon Erickson
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  "Aimed very much at hackers and programmers / developers. This book is best read by someone with a solid grasp of computer architectures and basic grasp of assembly language and debugging."
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Security Engineering: A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed Systems (Wiley Computer Publishing)
5.  Security Engineering: A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed Systems (Wiley Computer Publishing) by Ross J. Anderson
The list author says:
  "An excellent guide pointing out pitfalls and best-practice. Contains ample case-studies which highlight problems and their severity an the limitations of security methods and processes."
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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