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|| ||Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls--latest from Syngress|
|| ||Tue, 02 May 2006 09:26:56 -0700|
Syngress Publishing® Announces Publication
of "Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls"
The Only Book on the Market's Fastest-Growing Firewall Product
Contact: Amy Pedersen
Rockland, MA--Syngress Publishing, Inc., today announced the
publication of "Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls" (ISBN: 1597490601), written
by Chris Lathem, Benjamin Fortenberry, and technically edited by Brad
"Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls" is the first book to deliver an in-depth
look at the SonicWALL firewall product line. It covers all the aspects of
the SonicWALL product line from the SOHO devices to the Enterprise
SonicWALL firewalls. Also covered are advanced troubleshooting techniques
and the SonicWALL Security Manager. This book offers novice users a
complete opportunity to learn the SonicWALL firewall appliance. Advanced
users will consider it a rich technical resource.
PRICE: $49.95 U.S.
PAGE COUNT: 608 PP
Inside the book coverage:
-Look at the SonicWALL Line of Products
Determine which products are best suited for your security needs.
-Manage and Configure a SonicWALL Firewall
Learn the two methods to manage a SonicWALL appliance, the Web interface
and the serial console, and review the SonicWALL Global Management
-Review SonicWall Object Classes
Learn the features that allow administrators complete control over traffic
SonicWALL firewalls support both RIPv1 and RIPv2 for routing.
-Sculpt a Secure Environment with NAT
See how the SonicOS software lets you perform IP address translations, IP
or port translations, and a combination of both at the same time.
-Review the SonicOS Security Features
Learn the security features included in SonicWALL appliances: Intrusion
Prevention Service, Antivirus Solutions, Content Filtering Service, and
-Create VPNs with SonicWALLs
See how SonicWALL provides administrators with an easy-to-configure
industry-standard implementation of IPSec VPN.
-Use SonicWALL Logs
Use logs to monitor potential security threats, system maintenance
notices, system errors, VPN tunnel statistics, and VPN errors.
-See the Reporting and Management Solutions of SonicWALL
Learn how to use SonicWALL Global Management System (SGMS), an enterprise
management and reporting solution capable of managing thousands of
About the Authors
Chris Lathem (CSSA, Network+) is currently working as a Network Engineer
for Consultrix Technologies. Consultrix, based in Ridgeland, MS,
specializes in network management and security services, structured
cabling, and application development. Prior to joining Consultrix, Chris
was a Security/Network Engineer for NSight Technologies, now based in
Tampa, FL. While at Nsight, Chris specialized in the support and
configuration of firewall appliances from multiple vendors, as well as
network design and architecture. While working for NSight, Chris gained
extensive knowledge of SonicWALL firewall appliances, and achieved
certification as a Certified SonicWALL Security Administrator. It was
during his tenure at Nsight Chris first worked with Syngress Publishing,
when he worked as a contributing author to the book "Configuring NetScreen
Benjamin Fortenberry (CISSP, CSSA, CCSE-4x) is Manager of Security
Services with Consultrix Technologies, of Jackson, MS. His
responsibilities include development, design, implementation, and senior
level support for all security services provided to Consultrix clients.
Benjamin has been involved with the installation, configuration, and
ongoing support of 200-plus SonicWALL appliances for clients, ranging in
size from five to several thousand users. His specialties include
SonicWALL security appliances, LAN/WAN switching, penetration testing,
security consulting services, and incident response services. Benjamin has
also developed and presented numerous seminars and training classes
related to network security.
Brad Dinerman combines a rare blend of security, high-end systems
architecture and application development skills with a unique sense of
humor. On top of these, he adds a strong scientific background that he
draws upon to analyze and troubleshoot complex IT problems. Brad currently
serves as the vice president of information technology at MIS Alliance in
Newton, MA to provide MIS and IT solutions to companies in the greater
HTML and the Theory of Relativity. He is a Microsoft MVP in Windows Server
Systems (Networking), one of only 50 worldwide to possess the award in
this category. He also possesses an MCSE and MCP+I, is a Certified
SonicWall Security Administrator and earned a Ph.D. in physics from Boston
College. Brad is the founder and president of the New England Information
Security Group, the former chair of the Boston Area Exchange Server User
Group and a member of the FBI's Infragard Boston Members Alliance.
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