Techniques, Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners
By Jason Andress, Steve Winterfeld
Publisher: Elsevier / Syngress
Final Release Date: October 2013
Cyber Warfare, Second Edition, takes a comprehensive look at how and why digital warfare is waged. The book explores the participants, battlefields, and the tools and techniques used in today's digital conflicts. The concepts discussed gives students of information security a better idea of how cyber conflicts are carried out now, how they will change in the future, and how to detect and defend against espionage, hacktivism, insider threats and non-state actors such as organized criminals and terrorists.
This book provides concrete examples and real-world guidance on how to identify and defend a network against malicious attacks. It probes relevant technical and factual information from an insider's point of view, as well as the ethics, laws and consequences of cyber war and how computer criminal law may change as a result. Logical, physical, and psychological weapons used in cyber warfare are discussed.
This text will appeal to information security practitioners, network security administrators, computer system administrators, and security analysts.
Provides concrete examples and real-world guidance on how to identify and defend your network against malicious attacks
Dives deeply into relevant technical and factual information from an insider's point of view
Details the ethics, laws and consequences of cyber war and how computer criminal law may change as a result
Comments about oreilly Cyber Warfare, 2nd Edition:
I believe this book is worth adding anyone's library whether you are in hte security field or just a concerned citizen. I reviewed this book in exchange for a free copy of it. The subtitle pretty much covers the subject genre. Would I recommend this book? Absolutely.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend