Chapter 10. Special Topics


Understanding is a fountain of life to those who have it, but folly brings punishment to fools.

  Proverbs 16:22 (NIV)
Table of Contents
10.1. Passwords
10.2. Authenticating on the Web
10.2.1. Authenticating on the Web: Logging In
10.2.2. Authenticating on the Web: Subsequent Actions
10.2.3. Authenticating on the Web: Logging Out
10.3. Random Numbers
10.4. Specially Protect Secrets (Passwords and Keys) in User Memory
10.5. Cryptographic Algorithms and Protocols
10.5.1. Cryptographic Protocols
10.5.2. Symmetric Key Encryption Algorithms
10.5.3. Public Key Algorithms
10.5.4. Cryptographic Hash Algorithms
10.5.5. Integrity Checking
10.5.6. Other Cryptographic Issues
10.6. Using PAM
10.7. Tools
10.8. Windows CE
10.9. Write Audit Records
10.10. Miscellaneous