Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Günter Schäfer

Published Online: 17 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470863722.ch1

Security in Fixed and Wireless Networks: An Introduction to Securing Data Communications

Security in Fixed and Wireless Networks: An Introduction to Securing Data Communications

How to Cite

Schäfer, G. (2003) Introduction, in Security in Fixed and Wireless Networks: An Introduction to Securing Data Communications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470863722.ch1

Author Information

  1. Technische Universität, Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 30 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470863701

Online ISBN: 9780470863725

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Keywords:

  • first ‘digital’ encryption method;
  • ‘Caesar cipher’;
  • data security technology;
  • threat and security goal;
  • data integrity;
  • Masquerade;
  • Authorisation violation;
  • Repudiation;
  • confidentiality

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Content and Structure of this Book

  • Threats and Security Goals

  • Network Security Analysis

  • Information Security Measures

  • Important Terms Relating to Communication Security