Apply the latest security technology to real-world corporate and external applications Design a secure solution from start to finish and learn the principles needed for developing solid network architecture using this authoritative guide. You'll find hands-on coverage for deploying a wide range of solutions, including network partitioning, platform hardening, application security and more. Get details on common security practices, standards, and guidelines and learn proven implementation techniques from case studies discussed in each chapter. Written by recognized experts and endorsed by RSA Security Inc., the most trusted name in e-security, this comprehensive and practical security guide is your essential tool for planning and implementing a safe and reliable enterprise network. This book will show you how to: Develop an information classification and access control plan Use the appropriate security policies and technology to best meet your security requirements Comprehend security infrastructure design principles Utilize appropriate security technology in the most secure method Fully understand the tradeoffs between usability and liability Ensure complete network security across multiple systems, applications, hosts, and devices Develop and apply policies, assess risks, and understand requirements for running security-specific technology Work with and configure IDS, VPN, PKI, and firewallsElliot, Steve is the author of 'Security Architecture: Design, Deployment, and Operations' with ISBN 9780072133851 and ISBN 0072133856.