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Firewalls For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-7645-4428-6
428 pages
September 2003
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Part I: Introducing Firewall Basics.

Chapter 1: Why Do You Need a Firewall?

Chapter 2: IP Addressing and Other TCP/IP Basics.

Chapter 3: Understanding Firewall Basics.

Chapter 4: Understanding Firewall Not-So-Basics.

Chapter 5: “The Key Is under the Mat” and Other Common Attacks.

Part II: Establishing Rules.

Chapter 6: Developing Policies.

Chapter 7: Establishing Rules for Simple Protocols.

Chapter 8: Designing Advanced Protocol Rules.

Chapter 9: Configuring “Employees Only” and Other Specific Rules.

Part III: Designing Network Configurations.

Chapter 10: Setting Up Firewalls for SOHO or Personal Use.

Chapter 11: Creating Demilitarized Zones with a Single Firewall.

Chapter 12: Designing Demilitarized Zones with Multiple Firewalls.

Part IV: Deploying Solutions Using Firewall Products.

Chapter 13: Using Windows as a Firewall.

Chapter 14: Configuring Linux as a Firewall.

Chapter 15: Configuring Personal Firewalls: ZoneAlarm, BlackICE, and Norton Personal Firewall.

Chapter 16: Microsoft’s Firewall: Internet Security and Acceleration Server.

Chapter 17: The Champ: Check Point FireWall-1 Next Generation.

Chapter 18: Choosing a Firewall That Meets Your Needs.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 19: Ten Tools You Can’t Do Without.

Chapter 20: Ten Web Sites to Visit.

Appendix: Protocol Listings and More.


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