Identifying and Exploring Security Essentials gives readers a rare, hands-an approach to the study of security issues. Written in a clear and easy-to-understand style, this new text from Prentice Hall will help readers understand the history and fundamentals of security.
Special features of Identifying and Exploring Security Essentials
Newspaper articles, case studies, and other examples bring the material to life Sample security tools -- including a physical security survey Each chapter concludes with review questions and detailed discussion questions Wide array of appendices cover security careers, associations and certifications, Internet resources, and a historical security timeline Identifying and Exploring Security Essentials goes beyond technical security information to show how to actively identify, meet, and evaluate security objectives in multiple environments. This book provides test cases and activities for readers to review, evaluate, and critique. These activities will help readers become confident in their abilities as they identify, research, and explore multiple levels of security-related information.show more