We refer the interested reader to the following books and Web sites for further reading and information on the topics discussed in this book. Although a complete listing of references is impossible, we are confident that this list is a good starting point. These sources will be updated periodically on the book’s Web site, http://www.Gsecurity.com/DefendIT.
There are many, many general security books on the market. Feel free to select a favorite. A good primer for anyone is Computer Security: Art and Science, by Matt Bishop (Addison-Wesley, 2003). Two others are
Network Security: The Complete Reference, by Mark Rhodes-Ousley, Roberta Bragg, and Keith Strassberg (McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, 2002)