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Cyber Attacks Protecting National Infrastructure, STUDENT EDITION

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ISBN-10: 0123918553

ISBN-13: 9780123918550

Edition: 2013

Authors: Edward Amoroso

List price: $47.99
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This textbook offers a technical, architectural, and management approach to solving the problems of protecting national infrastructure and includes practical and empirically-based guidance for students wishing to become security engineers, network operators, software designers, technology managers, application developers, Chief Security Officers, etc.. This approach includes controversial themes such as the deliberate use of deception to trap intruders. In short, it serves as an attractive framework for a new national strategy for cyber security. Each principle is presented as a separate security strategy, along with pages of compelling examples that demonstrate use of the principle. A specific set of criteria requirements allows students to understand how any organization, such as a government agency, integrates the principles into their local environment. Cyber Attacks STUDENT EDITION enhances the student experience and makes the instructor's job easier as a core textbook in courses such as cyber security, information security, digital security, national security, intelligence studies, technology and infrastructure protection. The STUDENT EDITION features several case studies to illustrating actual implementation scenarios of the principals and requirements discussed in the text. It also includes helpful pedagogical elements such as chapter outlines, chapter summaries, learning checklists, boldface terms, glossary in margins, and 2-color interior. And it boasts a new and complete instructor ancillary package including test bank, IM, Ppt slides, case study questions, and more.. Provides case studies focusing on cyber security challenges and solutions to display how theory, research, and methods, apply to real-life challenges. Utilizes, end-of-chapter case problems that take chapter content and relate it to real security situations and issues. Includes instructor slides for each chapter as well as an instructor's manual with sample syllabi and test bank
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Book details

List price: $47.99
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Publication date: 3/29/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 336
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 4.158
Language: English

Edward Amoroso is currently Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer of AT&T, where he has worked in cyber security for the past twenty-five years. He has also held the adjunct professor position in the computer science department at the Stevens Institute of Technology for the past twenty years. Edward has written four previous books on computer security, and his writings and commentary have appeared in major national newspapers, television shows, and books. He holds a BS degree in physics from Dickinson College, and the MS/PhD degrees in computer science from Stevens Institute of Technology. He is also a graduate of the Columbia Business School.

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