Answers readers' questions about deploying, operating, and maintaining a successful public key infrastructure (PKI). Uses case studies of pioneering applications to illustrate the benefits of using PKI in e-business communications and transactions, offering background information and other useful material.
Mendenhall (U. of Tennessee-Chattanooga) and Oddou (Utah State U.) have assembled cases from prominent authors and researchers for use either as a core-text in a case-oriented course or in conjunction with a text on principles, especially to help a traditional course meet requirements for an international perspective. No dates are noted for the earlier editions; the third includes some new readings. There is no index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)