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Bulletproof SSL and TLS

Understanding and deploying SSL/TLS and PKI to secure servers and web applications, by Ivan Ristić

This book, which provides comprehensive coverage of the ever-changing field of SSL/TLS and Internet PKI, is intended for IT security professionals, system administrators, and developers, with the main focus on getting things done. Available as paperback and in a variety of digital formats: PDF, EPUB, Kindle, and online. No DRM.


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The definitive guide to the popular open source web application firewall, written by Christian Folini and Ivan Ristić, the principal author of ModSecurity. This book contains everything you need to successfully deploy and maintain a ModSecurity installation, in one place.

The complete guide to deploying secure servers and web applications.This book, which provides comprehensive coverage of the ever-changing field of SSL/TLS and Web PKI, is intended for IT security professionals, system administrators, and developers, with the main focus on getting things done.

Apache Security 2005  FREE
This all-purpose guide for locking down Apache arms readers with all the information they need to securely deploy applications. Administrators and programmers alike will benefit from a concise introduction to the theory of securing Apache, plus a wealth of practical advice and real-life examples.

OpenSSL Cookbook 2015  FREE
This free book provides complete coverage of OpenSSL installation, configuration, and key and certificate management. The appendix includes SSL/TLS Deployment Best Practices, a concise guide to designing and deploying secure web sites and applications.

NEW! ModSecurity Handbook: Second Edition

Now available for early access

We are very happy to announce the upcoming second edition of ModSecurity Handbook! Christian Folini has worked for many months to update the material, which now covers ModSecurity versions up to 2.9.1.  MORE »

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Bulletproof TLS Newsletter

Bulletproof TLS Newsletter is a free notification service that brings you fresh SSL/TLS and Internet PKI news. This newsletter came out of need to send regular and sometimes urgent notifications to the readers of my books interested in encryption. I aim to send newsletters infrequently, at most once a month.  MORE »