Absolute Beginner's Guide to Personal Firewalls: Protecting Your Home PC from Hackers (Absolute Beginner's Guides S.)

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Personal Firewalls: Protecting Your Home PC from Hackers (Absolute Beginner's Guides S.)

by JerryLeeFordJr. (Author)

Synopsis

The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Personal Firewalls is designed to provide simplified, yet thorough firewall information on the most prevalent personal firewall software applications available for the non expert firewall consumer. In addition, it offers information and links to Web sites that will help you test your security after your personal firewall is installed.

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More Information

Format: Paperback
Pages: 264
Edition: 1
Publisher: QUE
Published: 24 Oct 2001

ISBN 10: 0789726254
ISBN 13: 9780789726254
Book Overview:

This book will walk readers through the basics such as determining the need for a firewall and testing current security. Other chapters will demonstrate and explain: how to tighten security, choose a high-speed Internet connection, install a personal firewall, and test new security.


Author Bio

Jerry Lee Ford, Jr. is an author, instructor, and a security analyst with over 13 years of experience in the information technology field. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia and has over five years of teaching experience in information technology. Jerry is a Microsoft-certified Systems Engineer and has authored six other books, including Practical Microsoft Windows Peer Networking. He lives in Richmond, Virginia with his wife, Mary, and their sons, Alexander and William.