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Vulnerability analysis on the network security by using Nessus

Hamid Ali, Firkhan Ali (2004) Vulnerability analysis on the network security by using Nessus. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi MARA.

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Abstract

Exploitation by attackers whose have breached the network security of some of the world's most venerable institutions and organization had become increased every year including in Faculty of Infon11ation Technology and Multimedia (FTMM). Kolej Universiti Teknology Tun Huessein Onn (KUiTTHO). Within this type of attention, network security has gone from the as an extra services to the main services in a relatively short period in FTMM. The main purpose is to mitigate security risk and assure that their FTMM's digital assets are in safe and digital environment is become a better condition to the staffs and students. Vulnerability analysis activities can help to identif~y the weaknesses and vulnerabilities in the computer network system at FTMM to prevent the attacks against it by the hackers or crackers. The idea is, done vulnerability analysis by using vulnerability scanning tools. Nessus to identify and fix these weaknesses or vulnerabilities before the attackers use them against the FTMM computer network system

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK5101-5865 Telecommunication. Telegraph.
Depositing User: Norfauzan Md Sarwin
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2011 08:19
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2011 06:43
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/1216
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