>What would be the top three books for researching on firewalls?
>I have picked up a few, but I would like a recommendation on some
>that go fairly indepth as to the different holes/hack attempts
>that have been made (and their solutions) and that also review
>the various firewall options available. Any info would be
There are 3 main books on Internet Firewalls currently available:
1. Bellovin and Cheswick, "Firewalls and Internet Security"
2. Siyan and Hare, "Internet Firewalls and Network Security ", New Riders Pub.
3. Chapman and Zwicky, "Building Internet Firewalls", O'Reilly & Associates
( more info at URL http://www.greatcircle.com/firewalls-book/ )
ISBN 1-56592-124-0, just released.
I've also seen references (rumors?) on this list about an upcoming book
by Marcus Ranum and Tina Darmohra to be published by Prentice Hall.
Anyone care to confirm?