GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools by Brien Posey
Look inside with Google Book Preview
GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools
By Brien Posey

GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools

By (author) See other recent books by Brien Posey
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $78.95
Your Price: $71.06 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.89! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.55 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools by Brien Posey

Book Description

Today all companies, U.S. federal agencies, and non-profit organizations have valuable data on their servers that needs to be secured. One of the challenges for IT experts is learning how to use new products in a time-efficient manner, so that new implementations can go quickly and smoothly. Learning how to set up sophisticated products is time-consuming, and can be confusing. "GFI's LANguard Network Security Scanner" reports vulnerabilities so that they can be mitigated before unauthorized intruders can wreck havoc on your network. To take advantage of the best things that GFI's LANguard Network Security Scanner has to offer, you'll want to configure it on your network so that it captures key events and alerts you to potential vulnerabilities before they are exploited.In this book, Brien Posey has pinpointed the most important concepts with examples and screenshots so that systems administrators and security engineers can understand how to get the GFI security tools working quickly and effectively. His straightforward, no nonsense writing style is devoid of difficult to understand technical jargon. His descriptive examples explain how GFI's security tools enhance the security controls that are already built into your server's operating system. Secure Your Network Master the various components that make up the management console and prepare to use it for most tasks. Analyze Scan Results View detected vulnerabilities, save and print results, query open ports, and filter your results. Install and Use the ReportPack Learn how to build custom reports and schedule reports.See how filters allow you to control the information that is processed when a reports is run. Perform a Hardware Inventory and Compile a Software Inventory. Use GFI to do your inventories and perform audits. See how to blacklist and whitelist applications to make your reports more meaningful. Manage Patches Effectively. See how to deploy a specific patch, perform a scan comparison, uninstall a patch, and deploy custom software. Use GFI EndPointSecurity to Lock Down Hardware. Be prepared for users trying to install unauthorized software, copy sensitive data onto removable media, or perform other actions to try and circumvent your network's security. Create Protection Policies Control the level of device access allowed on a system and create separate protection policies; one for servers, one for workstations, and one for laptops.Learn how to deploy agents. Regulate Specific Devices Master some of the advanced features of GFI: locking device categories, blacklisting and whitelisting devices, and using file type restrictions. Monitor Device Usage. Keep tabs on your network by setting logging options, setting alerting options, and generating end point security reports. Use GFI EndPointSecurity to Lock Down Hardware. Create Protection Policies to Control the Level of Device Access. Master Advanced Features of GFI: Locking Device Categories, Blacklisting and Whitelisting Devices, Using File Type Restrictions and More.

Buy GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools book by Brien Posey from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781597492850
ISBN-10: 159749285X
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 191mm x 24mm)
Pages: 488
Imprint: Syngress Media,U.S.
Publisher: Syngress Media,U.S.
Publish Date: 4-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Brien Posey

My Windows Phone 8 by Brien Posey My Windows Phone 8, Paperback (May 2013)

"Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Windows Phone 8 photos that show you exactly what to do; help when you run into Windows Phone 8 problems or limitations; tips and notes to help you get the most from your Windows Phone 8 device"--Page 4 of cover.

Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-643 Prep Kit by Brien Posey Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-643 Prep Kit, Paperback (June 2008)

The Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)/MCITP exam is designed to validate Windows Server 2008 network infrastructure configuration skills. It will fulfill the Windows Server 2008 Technology Specialist requirements of Exam 70-643. This title addresses both newcomers to MS certification, and those who are upgrading from Windows 2003.

Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-649 Prep Kit by Brien Posey Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-649 Prep Kit, Paperback (June 2008)

The Real MCTS/MCITP exam is designed to validate Windows Server 2003 Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators (MCSEs) AD, Network Infrastructure, and Application Platform Technical Specialists skills. This title offers exam day tips, techniques, and warnings.

Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-648 Prep Kit by Brien Posey Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-648 Prep Kit, Paperback (May 2008)

Real MCTS/MCITP Exam is designed to validate Windows Server 2003 Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators (MCSAs) AD and Application Platform Technical Specialists skills. This title offers tips, techniques, and warnings.

» View all books by Brien Posey

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about GFI Network Security and PCI Compliance Power Tools book by Brien Posey and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Brien Posey

Brien Posey is a freelance technical writer who has received Microsoft's MVP award four times. Over the last 12 years, Brien has published over 4,000 articles and whitepapers, and has written or contributed to over 30 books. In addition to his technical writing, Brien is the cofounder of Relevant Technologies and also serves the IT community through his own Web site. Prior to becoming a freelance author, Brien served as CIO for a nationwide chain of hospitals and healthcare facilities and as a network administrator for the Department of Defense at Fort Knox. He has also worked as a network administrator for some of the nation's largest insurance companies.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Brien Posey close
My Windows Phone 8 by Brien Posey
Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-643 Prep Kit by Brien Posey
Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-649 Prep Kit by Brien Posey
Real MCTS/MCITP Exam 70-648 Prep Kit by Brien Posey
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close