Access modifiers are also known as access specifiers used to preserve the concept of encapsulation of data by specifically restricting the access of variable data using some particular keywords. These are used to specify a specific variable's accessibility or scope and functionality within a C# application.
Properties are special types of methods that provide a flexible mechanism for classes for exposing private fields. Hence these are called accessors. There are two types of accessors under properties. These are: The get property accessors. The set property accessors. […]
C# is rich in features and keywords which help in making the language strong and versatile. Keywords are reserved words with special meaning that is known to the compiler. These keywords also have special significance and hence cannot be used as identifier name for variable-name, class-name or interface-name.
Maintaining the privacy of some of our real-world stuff is essential. Similarly, each and everyone's personal data on the web also needs some privacy. In this chapter, as a security professional, you must have a fair idea of how different tools, concepts, and technologies are used to preserve privacy.
What Are Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention? It is the process of examining and monitoring the events coming and going through your network and analyzing and detecting all the potential violations of policies and incidents threats of your network. Intrusion […]
Firewalls are both software programs and hardware components that preserve our security and maintain safety from unauthorized access to or from the external network. They act as a vital part of a comprehensive security framework for any network.
Network security is one of the essential cybersecurity branches, and protocols play a vital role in securing the network. In this chapter, you will learn about the most prominent network security protocols and their uses.
With the development of technology comes the high profile hacking techniques. For this reason, security professionals are in massive demand. But for this, security professionals and analysts have to understand the fundamentals of how network layers work and the key […]
Physical Penetration testing is the new branch of cybersecurity where the physical security is measured, and its existing strength in an organization, firm, or lab is measured. Weaknesses are uncovered before cybercriminals do these exploitations.
The majority of the successful breaches and sensitive data-stealing involves the social engineering attack, which is commonly known as people hacking. So, if you ask any IT Security person about physical security, he or she will probably start talking about […]
Before getting into the very in-depth of every concept, it is recommended to clear the concepts and terminologies related to cybersecurity and cybercrime. Each of the terms has individual meaning and is used in different scenarios in this security field.
In general, in the form of computer security, we can understand that it is all about detecting and preventing external agents who somehow want to harm our system or information residing within that system. There are specific elements that are […]
Twenty-five years ago, cybersecurity was not a conventional word in the vocabulary of IT. But it is now. In this chapter, you will get to know about the history of cybersecurity and how it came into existence.