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Blackhatonomics An Inside Look at the Economics of Cybercrime

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ISBN-10: 1597497401

ISBN-13: 9781597497404

Edition: 2013

Authors: Will Gragido, John Pirc, Nick Selby, Daniel Molina

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Blackhatonomics explains the economics of hacking. The root cause analysis of the monetization of cybersecurity in the inner circle of cybercrime. Written by an exceptional author team, they take practical academic principals, back them up with use cases and live interviews, placing you right into the mindset of the cyber criminal. Presents the behind the scenes methods used to execute financially motivated attacks in a globalized cybercrime economy.Provides unique insights, analysis, and useful tools for justifying corporate information security budgets.Includes real world cybercrime case studies and interviews of high-profile cybercriminals.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 1/7/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 216
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

As former United States Marine, Mr.Gragido began his career in the data communications information security and intelligence space. Mr.Gragido is a seasoned information security and risk management professional with over 15 year's professional industry experience and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to bear. Working in a variety of roles, Will has deep expertise and knowledge in operations, analysis, management, professional services & consultancy, pre-sales / architecture and business development within the information security industry. Will is a long-standing member of the ISC2, ISACA, and ISSA. Mr.Gragido holds the CISSP and CISA certifications, as well as accreditations in…    

John has more than 10+ years of hands on security experience in security research, worldwide product management/development, security IV&V testing, forensics, and architecting/deploying enterprise wide security solutions for both public and private organizations worldwide. John has worked for the Central Intelligence Agency, Computer Systems Group LTD, Cisco Systems, IBM and McAfee. In addition to a BBA in Information Systems from the University of Texas, John also holds the NSA Information Assurance Methodology and Certified Ethical Hacker certifications. John was recently named security thought leader from SANS Institute and advisory board member of SANS Execubytes publication.

Psychological and Cultural Trends
Seasons of Change: From Practical Jokes to Profit
Drivers and Motives
Signal to Noise Ratio
Execution: Swift, Silent and Deadly
From Russia with Love: How the Collapses of the Soviet System Influenced the Evolution of Cyber Criminal Activity
The China Factor
Interview with a Blackhat
Pawns & Mules (digital Transportation to Money Laundering)
Globalization: Emerging Markets Aren't Just for Traditional Investors Anymore
America, Land of Opportunity: World's Leader in the Cybercriminal Game
Global Law Enforcement
Forensics & Visualization Modeling
The Road Ahead