Books by Bruce Schneier


Applied Cryptography, 2nd Edition

This new edition of the cryptography classic provides you with a comprehensive survey of modern cryptography. The book details how programmers and electronic communications professionals can use cryptography-the technique of enciphering and deciphering messages-to maintain the privacy of computer data. It describes dozens of cryptography algorithms, gives practical advice on how to implement them into cryptographic software, and shows how they can be used to solve security problems. Covering the latest developments in practical cryptographic techniques, this new edition shows programmers who design computer applications, networks, and storage systems how they can build security into their software and systems.


Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World

Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World by Bruce Schneier 1st Edition is an excellent book on computer networking. Network security analysts, online security advisors and newbie to networking security can take benefit from this awesome read. It is also the perfect book for seasoned security practitioners who want an overview of the key issues facing our community today. Bruce Schneier is the guy behind this book. Bruce is an internationally renowned security technologist, called a “security guru” by The Economist. He wrote more than 12 books and academic papers. He is also the Chief Technology Officer of Resilient Systems, Inc. In this book, he shares some techniques and tips to improve the computer network security. It offers a practical, straightforward guide to achieving security throughout computer networks. The author has vast experienced in networking which he presented in this book. This book provides readers with a better understanding of why protecting information is harder in the digital world, what they need to know to protect digital information, how to assess business and corporate security needs, and much more. It also explains what cryptography can and can’t do in achieving digital security. In short, anyone who wants to learn and study the networking security in more depth must read this book. You can also Download Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach PDF Free.