Inside Cyber Warfare: Mapping the Cyber Underworld

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O'Reilly Media #ad - You’ll discover how sophisticated hackers working on behalf of states or organized crime patiently play a high-stakes game that could target anyone, regardless of affiliation or nationality. Discover how russian investment in social networks benefits the KremlinLearn the role of social networks in fomenting revolution in the Middle East and Northern AfricaExplore the rise of anarchist groups such as Anonymous and LulzSecLook inside cyber warfare capabilities of nations including China and IsraelUnderstand how the U.

S. When the stuxnet computer worm damaged the Iranian nuclear program in 2010, the public got a small glimpse into modern cyber warfare—without truly realizing the scope of this global conflict. Inside cyber warfare provides fascinating and disturbing details on how nations, and individuals throughout the world increasingly rely on Internet attacks to gain military, groups, political, and economic advantages over their adversaries.

Inside Cyber Warfare: Mapping the Cyber Underworld #ad - This updated second edition takes a detailed look at the complex domain of cyberspace, and the players and strategies involved. Can legally engage in covert cyber operationsLearn how the Intellectual Property war has become the primary focus of state-sponsored cyber operationsJeffrey Carr, the founder and CEO of Taia Global, Inc.

Is a cyber intelligence expert and consultant who specializes in the investigation of cyber attacks against governments and infrastructures by state and non-state hackers.

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Analyzing Computer Security: A Threat / Vulnerability / Countermeasure Approach

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Prentice Hall #ad - In this book, the authors adopt a refreshingly new approach to explaining the intricacies of the security and privacy challenge that is particularly well suited to today’s cybersecurity challenges. Pfleeger and shari lawrence pfleeger—authors of the classic Security in Computing—teach security the way modern security professionals approach it: by identifying the people or things that may cause harm, uncovering weaknesses that can be exploited, and choosing and applying the right protections.

Organized around today’s key attacks, and countermeasures, vulnerabilities, it helps you think critically and creatively about computer security—so you can prevent serious problems and mitigate the effects of those that still occur. The book covers “hot button” issues, network interception, such as authentication failures, and denial of service.

In this new book, renowned security and software engineering experts Charles P. One step at a time, the book systematically helps you develop the problem-solving skills needed to protect any information infrastructure. With this approach, not only will you study cases of attacks that have occurred, but you will also learn to apply this methodology to new situations.

Analyzing Computer Security: A Threat / Vulnerability / Countermeasure Approach #ad - Their use of the threat–vulnerability–countermeasure paradigm combined with extensive real-world examples throughout results in a very effective learning methodology. Charles C. Coverage includes  understanding threats, and mitigating dos and ddos attacks architecting more secure wired and wireless networks building more secure application software and operating systems through more solid designs and layered protection Protecting identities and enforcing privacy Addressing computer threats in critical areas such as cloud computing, and more Understanding, worms, e-voting, vulnerabilities, keyloggers, rootkits, and when it’s useless “security theater” Implementing effective identification and authentication systems Using modern cryptography and overcoming weaknesses in cryptographic systems Protecting against malicious code: viruses, cyberwarfare, and countermeasures Knowing when security is useful, preventing, Trojans, and social media   .

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Engineering Trustworthy Systems: Get Cybersecurity Design Right the First Time

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - Cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions to defend against the most sophisticated attacksThis professional guide shows, step by step, how to design and deploy highly secure systems on time and within budget. Readers will learn to think strategically, identify the highest priority risks, and apply advanced countermeasures that address the entire attack space.

The book offers comprehensive examples, and best practices and shows how to build and maintain powerful, objectives, cost-effective cybersecurity systems. Engineering trustworthy systems: get cybersecurity Design Right the First Time showcases 35 years of practical engineering experience from an expert whose persuasive vision has advanced national cybersecurity policy and practices.

Engineering Trustworthy Systems: Get Cybersecurity Design Right the First Time #ad - Readers of this book will be prepared to navigate the tumultuous and uncertain future of cyberspace and move the cybersecurity discipline forward by adopting timeless engineering principles, and attacker mindsets •Developing and implementing risk-mitigating, including: •Defining the fundamental nature and full breadth of the cybersecurity problem•Adopting an essential perspective that considers attacks, failures, systems-based solutions•Transforming sound cybersecurity principles into effective architecture and evaluation strategies that holistically address the entire complex attack space.

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Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It

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HarperCollins e-books #ad - Clarke sounds a timely and chilling warning about america’s vulnerability in a terrifying new international conflict—Cyber War! Every concerned American should read this startling and explosive book that offers an insider’s view of White House ‘Situation Room’ operations and carries the reader to the frontlines of our cyber defense.

Cyber war exposes a virulent threat to our nation’s security. This is no x-files fantasy or conspiracy theory madness—this is real. Author of the #1 new york times bestseller Against All Enemies, former presidential advisor and counter-terrorism expert Richard A.

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Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know®

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Oxford University Press #ad - Most of all, cybersecurity issues affect us as individuals. Singer and noted cyber expert allan friedman team up to provide the kind of easy-to-read, yet deeply informative resource book that has been missing on this crucial issue of 21st century life. Today, from communication to commerce to conflict, our entire modern way of life, fundamentally depends on the Internet.

Written in a lively, they take readers on a tour of the important and entertaining issues and characters of cybersecurity, filled with engaging stories and illustrative anecdotes, why it all matters, accessible style, and what can we do? Along the way, the book is structured around the key question areas of cyberspace and its security: how it all works, from the "Anonymous" hacker group and the Stuxnet computer virus to the new cyber units of the Chinese and U.

Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know® #ad - S. And yet, so quickly, and that touches so many, there is perhaps no issue that has grown so important, that remains so poorly understood. In cybersecurity and cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know®, New York Times best-selling author P. We face new questions in everything from our rights and responsibilities as citizens of both the online and real world to simply how to protect ourselves and our families from a new type of danger.

Cybersecurity and cyberwar: what everyone Needs to Know® is the definitive account on the subject for us all, which comes not a moment too soon. What everyone needs to Know® is a registered trademark of Oxford University Press. Militaries.

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Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War

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Simon & Schuster #ad - The general said it was. From the 1991 gulf war to conflicts in haiti, iraq, serbia, the former Soviet republics, where cyber warfare played a significant role, and Iran, Syria, Dark Territory chronicles a little-known past that shines an unsettling light on our future. An eye-opening history of our government’s efforts to effectively manage our national security in the face of the largely open global communications network established by the World Wide Web….

Dark territory is a page-turner and consistently surprising” The New York Times. This set in motion the first presidential directive on computer security. An important, starred review, and gripping history” kirkus reviews, Pentagon, disturbing, the never-before-told story of the computer scientists and the NSA, and White House policymakers who invent and employ cyber wars—where every country can be a major power player and every hacker a mass destroyer.

Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War #ad - In june 1983, in which a teenager unwittingly hacks the Pentagon, President Reagan watched the movie War Games, and asked his top general if the scenario was plausible. Fred kaplan probes the inner corridors of the national security agency, the beyond-top-secret cyber units in the Pentagon, policymakers, and the national security debates in the White House to reveal the details of the officers, the “information warfare” squads of the military services, scientists, and spies who devised this new form of warfare and who have been planning—and more often than people know fighting—these wars for decades.

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Cybersecurity: Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare Zones of Religion

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CRC Press #ad - The book concludes with a look at future trends in cybersecurity. It goes on to cover cyber intelligence tactics, recent examples of cyber conflict and warfare, and the key issues in formulating a national strategy to defend against cyber warfare. The book also discusses how to assess and measure the cost of cybersecurity.

It examines the many associated cost factors and presents the results of several important industry-based economic studies of security breaches that have occurred within many nations. Cybersecurity: protecting critical infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare examines the current cyber threat landscape and discusses the strategies being used by governments and corporations to protect against these threats.

Cybersecurity: Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare Zones of Religion #ad - The book first provides a historical reference, worms, detailing the emergence of viruses, malware, and other cyber threats that created the need for the cybersecurity field. Cyber attacks are increasingly targeting the core functions of the economies in nations throughout the world. It then discusses the vulnerabilities of our critical infrastructures, the broad arsenal of cyber attack tools, and the various engineering design issues involved in protecting our infrastructures.

. The threat to attack critical infrastructures, disrupt critical services, and induce a wide range of damage is becoming more difficult to defend against. It discusses the potential impact of industry-wide transformational changes, social media, cloud computing, such as virtualization, big data, structured and unstructured data, and data analytics.

The world economic forum regards the threat of cyber attack as one of the top five global risks confronting nations of the world today.

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Conquest in Cyberspace: National Security and Information Warfare

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Computer hackers operating from anywhere can enter cyberspace and take control of other people's computers, stealing their information, corrupting their workings, and shutting them down. He discusses the role of public policy in managing cyberspace conquests and shows how the Internet is becoming more ubiquitous and complex, such as in the use of artificial intelligence.

The author also investigates how far 'friendly conquest' in cyberspace extends, such as the power to persuade users to adopt new points of view. Modern societies and militaries, both pervaded by computers, are supposedly at risk. As conquest in cyberspace explains, information systems and information itself are too easily conflated, however, and persistent mastery over the former is difficult to achieve.

Conquest in Cyberspace: National Security and Information Warfare #ad - With billions of computers in existence, cyberspace, 'the virtual world created when they are connected, ' is said to be the new medium of power.

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Digital Crime and Digital Terrorism

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Pearson #ad - It provides: up-to-date coverage of the digital crime, acts of terrorism, and information warfare that are committed using computers, digital terrorism and the information warfare problem: Introducesstudents to the types of crimes, networks, and the Internet Outstanding pedagogical features: Encourages students to develop critical thinking skills with numerous examples and exercises Exceptional instructor resources: Makes class preparation quick and easy with innovative features .

Teaching and learning   this easy-to-read text offers an overview of both the technological and behavioral aspects of digital crime and terrorism. Digital crime and digital terrorism, is written in a user-friendly fashion, 3e, designed to be understandable by even the most technologically challenged reader.

Additionally, upon completion of the text, readers should find themselves better prepared for further study into the growing problems of crime, terrorism and information warfare being committed using computer technology. This is the ebook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.

Digital Crime and Digital Terrorism #ad - This text uses a conversational tone to the writing designed to convey complex technical issues as understandable concepts. Issues addressed in the book include descriptions of the types of crimes and terrorist acts committed using computer technology, theories addressing hackers and other types of digital criminals, an overview of the legal strategies and tactics targeting this type of crime, and in-depth coverage of investigating and researching digital crime, digital terrorism, and information warfare.

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Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism What's New in Criminal Justice

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Pearson #ad - Assuming no prior knowledge of technology, theories addressing hackers and other digital criminals, and investigative, the authors cover the types of crimes and terrorist acts committed using computer technology, research, and legal strategies targeting these acts. A complete, easy-to-understand introduction to computer crime Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism is a comprehensive introduction to the acts and theories of cyber crime, cyber terrorism, and information warfare.

. For courses in computer crime. The 4th edition adds material on new technologies and trends, plus updated review questions and activities. Like no other on the market, the text bridges the gap between criminal justice knowledge and the technical issues that arise during investigations of cyber crime. This is the ebook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.

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Cyberpower and National Security

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Potomac Books Inc. #ad - The third section analyzes the potential impact of changes in cyberspace on the military and informational levers of power. With more than two dozen contributors, Cyberpower and National Security covers it all. Exploiting opportunities and overcoming challenges will require a balanced body of knowledge on the cyber domain.

The fourth section addresses the extent to which changes in cyberspace serve to empower key entities such as transnational criminals, terrorists, and nation-states. The cyber domain is undergoing extraordinary changes that present both exceptional opportunities to and major challenges for users of cyberspace.

Cyberpower and National Security #ad - The challenges arise from the malevolent actors who use cyberspace and the many security vulnerabilities that plague this sphere. Cyberpower and national Security assembles a group of experts and discusses pertinent issues in five areas. The first section provides a broad foundation and overview of the subject by identifying key policy issues, establishing a common vocabulary, and proposing an initial version of a theory of cyberpower.

. The second section identifies and explores possible changes in cyberspace over the next fifteen years by assessing cyber infrastructure and security challenges. The final section examines key institutional factors, critical infrastructure protection, legal dimensions, which include issues concerning governance, and organization.

Cyberpower and national security frames the key issues concerned and identifies the important questions involved in building the human capacity to address cyber issues, balancing civil liberties with national security considerations, and developing the international partnerships needed to address cyber challenges.

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