Mac Security Bible
By Joe Kissell
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: December 2009
Pages: 848

How safe is your Mac?

Are Macs safer than PCs? Despite their bulletproof reputation,Macs are vulnerable to malware, network snooping, password crackingand, of course, physical theft (with all your data) — justlike PCs. The good news is that there's a lot you can do, and thisplain-English guide tells you what and how. Discover seven thingsyou should do right now, understand the trade-offs between risk andconvenience, set up your solutions, and keep your Mac safe withthis practical book.

  • Discover what security is built into Mac OS X and how toconfigure it

  • Explore physical security, hardware barriers, software settings,and third-party solutions

  • Communicate safely using IM, VoIP, e-mail, and the web

  • Learn how to secure one or multiple Macs in wired or wirelessnetworks

  • Perform network and vulnerability scanning and use forensictools

  • Run Windows applications safely and securely on a Mac

  • Secure Mac OS X Server with Kerberos, SSL, and VPNs

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