Author: Seymour Bosworth,M. E. Kabay

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471269751

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1224

View: 7767

This is the most comprehensive book on computer security on themarket, with 23 chapters and 29 Appendices covering virtually allaspects of computer security. Chapters are contributed by recognized experts in theindustry. This title has come to be known as "Big Blue" in industrycircles and has a reputation for being the reference for computersecurity issues.
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An Introduction

Author: Philip P. Purpura

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1420092847

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 637

View: 2150

Today, threats to the security of an organization can come from a variety of sources — from outside espionage to disgruntled employees and internet risks to utility failure. Reflecting the diverse and specialized nature of the security industry, Security: An Introduction provides an up-to-date treatment of a topic that has become increasingly complex as more vulnerabilities arise. Philip P. Purpura, recently selected by Security Magazine as one of the Top 25 Most Influential People in the Security Industry, shares his 30-plus years of professional experience in the industry to provide basic theory and real-world methodologies that security practitioners can apply to scenarios they encounter. Topics discussed in this broad-based text include: The history of security and the role of security professionals Terrorism and national strategies for homeland security Crime prevention through environmental design Violence, theft, and drugs in the workplace Insider threats, pre-employment screening, and executive and personnel protection The security of physical structures Threats to information security, including malware and botnets; and risks to proprietary information and communication Security law and liabilities Investigations, interrogations, and surveillance Risk management, threats from natural disasters, and business continuity/enterprise resilience Critical infrastructures and key national resources The future of security technology Utilizing real-world examples, each chapter begins with learning objectives and a list of key terms and ends with discussion questions, role-playing exercises, and links to relevant websites. The book offers readers a foundation for understanding and implementing best practices for security to more effectively protect people, assets, and organizations.
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Author: Lawrence J. Fennelly

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 0124158927

Category: Political Science

Page: 365

View: 8219

"Designed for easy reference, the Fourth Edition contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, and CCTV as well as new chapters covering the latest in the ISO standards for Risk Assessment & Risk Management, physical security planning, network systems infrastructure, and environmental design. This new edition continues to serve as a valuable reference for experienced security practitioners as well as students in undergraduate and graduate security programs"--
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A New Framework for Analysis

Author: Barry Buzan,Ole Wæver,Ole Waever,Jaap de Wilde

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

ISBN: 9781555877842

Category: Political Science

Page: 239

View: 8445

Two schools of thought now exist in security studies: traditionalists want to restrict the subject to politico-military issues; while wideners want to extend it to the economic, societal and environmental sectors. This book sets out a comprehensive statement of the new security studies, establishing the case for the broader agenda.
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Imperatives and Challenges

Author: Paleri

Publisher: Tata McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780070656864

Category: National security

Page: 521

View: 5645

National security, in theory and practice, is about governing a nation for the well-being of the people. It is a group subject and is not the domain of a single expert of a kind. It is teamwork under leadership of excellence. What is important is the consistency of purpose providing comfort to the people of a national and thereby the people of the world in their physical, mental and emotional domains as an ongoing process throughout their lives.
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The Nonmilitary Aspects

Author: Joseph J. Romm

Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations

ISBN: 9780876091357

Category: Political Science

Page: 122

View: 6151

Published by the Council on Foreign Relations Press, 58 East 68th St., New York, NY 10021. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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From the Cold War to the 21st Century

Author: David Malone

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

ISBN: 9781588262400

Category: Political Science

Page: 746

View: 1158

The nature and scope of UN Security Council decisions - significantly changed in the post-Cold War era - have enormous implications for the conduct of foreign policy. The UN Security Council offers a comprehensive view of the council both internally and as a key player in world politics. Focusing on the evolution of the council's treatment of key issues, the authors discuss new concerns that must be accommodated in the decisionmaking process, the challenges of enforcement, and shifting personal and institutional factors. Case studies complement the rich thematic chapters. The book sheds much-needed light on the central events and trends of the past decade and their critical importance for the future role of the council and the UN in the sphere of international security.
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Building Security in

Author: Gary McGraw

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

ISBN: 0321356705

Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 7255

Describes how to put software security into practice, covering such topics as risk management frameworks, architectural risk analysis, security testing, and penetration testing.
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Practice and Promise

Author: Edward C. Luck

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415355315

Category: Political Science

Page: 186

View: 610

Written by best-selling author Edward C. Luck, this new text is broad and engaging enough for undergraduates, sophisticated enough for graduates and lively enough for a wider audience interested in the key institutions of international public policy. Looking at the antecedents of the UN Security Council, as well as the current issues and future challenges that it faces, this new book includes: historical perspectives the founding vision procedures and practices economic enforcement peace operations and military enforcement human security proliferation and WMD terrorism reform, adaptation and change.
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Author: Franklin D. Kramer,Stuart H. Starr,Larry K. Wentz

Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.

ISBN: 1597979333

Category: Cyberspace

Page: 642

View: 3225

This book creates a framework for understanding and using cyberpower in support of national security. Cyberspace and cyberpower are now critical elements of international security. United States needs a national policy which employs cyberpower to support its national security interests.
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Author: Dieter Gollmann

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470741155

Category: Computers

Page: 436

View: 7208

This text moves away from the 'multi-level' security approach to compare and evaluate design alternatives in computer security. It provides technology-proof insights, and covers the technical issues of computer security in the network environment.
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Neue Wege zur erfolgreichen Mitarbeiter-Sensibilisierung

Author: Michael Helisch,Dietmar Pokoyski

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3834895946

Category: Computers

Page: 317

View: 7438

Security ist in aller Munde. Und unbestritten gilt heute nach Jahren der Konzentration auf stets neue technische Tools der Mensch als Schlüssel zum Erfolg der Unternehmenssicherheit. In diesem Zusammenhang ist viel von Security Awareness die Rede. Doch was bedeutet eigentlich Awareness? Reicht „Sensibilisierung“? Reichen didaktische Veranstaltungen oder E-Learning-Tools aus oder sind vielmehr ganzheitliche Kommunikationsstrategien der Schlüssel für die oftmals beschworenen Verhaltensänderungen? Erfahrene Berater, Kommunikationsexperten, Psychologen und Software-Architekten aus Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz beschreiben, welche Rolle Sicherheitskultur im Rahmen von Awareness spielt, sowie Methoden für Analysen und Konzeption bzw. Implementierung von Maßnahmen. Checklisten und Quellenangaben für Tools und Kampagnen-Bausteine vervollständigen das Buch und machen es zu einem unverzichtbaren Führer durch eine hier erstmals beschriebene methodische Awareness-Kommunikation.
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An Introduction

Author: Paul Williams

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0415782813

Category: Political Science

Page: 634

View: 8134

"Comprehensively revised for the new edition including new chapters on Polarity, Culture, Intelligence, and the Academic and Policy Worlds, it continues to give students a detailed overview of the major theoretical approaches, key themes and most significant issues within security studies. Part 1 explores the main theoretical approaches currently used within the field from realism to international political sociology. Part 2 explains the central concepts underpinning contemporary debates from the security dilemma to terrorism. Part 3 presents an overview of the institutional security architecture currently influencing world politics using international, regional and global levels of analysis. Part 4 examines some of the key contemporary challenges to global security from the arms trade to energy security. Part 5 discusses the future of security."--Provided by publisher.
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Eigene Tools entwickeln für Hacker und Pentester

Author: Justin Seitz

Publisher: dpunkt.verlag

ISBN: 3864917530

Category: Computers

Page: 182

View: 3495

Wenn es um die Entwicklung leistungsfähiger und effizienter Hacking-Tools geht, ist Python für die meisten Sicherheitsanalytiker die Sprache der Wahl. Doch wie genau funktioniert das? In dem neuesten Buch von Justin Seitz - dem Autor des Bestsellers »Hacking mit Python« - entdecken Sie Pythons dunkle Seite. Sie entwickeln Netzwerk-Sniffer, manipulieren Pakete, infizieren virtuelle Maschinen, schaffen unsichtbare Trojaner und vieles mehr. Sie lernen praktisch, wie man • einen »Command-and-Control«-Trojaner mittels GitHub schafft • Sandboxing erkennt und gängige Malware-Aufgaben wie Keylogging und Screenshotting automatisiert • Windows-Rechte mittels kreativer Prozesskontrolle ausweitet • offensive Speicherforensik-Tricks nutzt, um Passwort-Hashes abzugreifen und Shellcode in virtuelle Maschinen einzuspeisen • das beliebte Web-Hacking-Tool Burp erweitert • die Windows COM-Automatisierung nutzt, um einen Man-in-the-Middle-Angriff durchzuführen • möglichst unbemerkt Daten aus einem Netzwerk abgreift Eine Reihe von Insider-Techniken und kreativen Aufgaben zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie die Hacks erweitern und eigene Exploits entwickeln können.
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proceedings of the IFIP TC-11 21st International Information Security Conference (SEC 2006), 22-24 May 2006, Karlstad, Sweden

Author: Simone Fischer-H]bner,Kai Rannenberg,Louise Yngstrvm

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 494

View: 4167

The IFIP series publishes state-of-the-art results in the sciences and technologies of information and communication. The scope of the series includes: foundations of computer science; software theory and practice; education; computer applications in technology; communication systems; systems modeling and optimization; information systems; computers and society; computer systems technology; security and protection in information processing systems; artificial intelligence; and human-computer interaction. Proceedings and post-proceedings of referred international conferences in computer science and interdisciplinary fields are featured. These results often precede journal publication and represent the most current research. The principal aim of the IFIP series is to encourage education and the dissemination and exchange of information about all aspects of computing.
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Theory and Reality, a Need for a Change?

Author: Niels M. Blokker,Nico Schrijver

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

ISBN: 9004146423

Category: Political Science

Page: 308

View: 6066

This book addresses the authority of the UN Security Council to regulate the use of force. In particular, it examines the question of whether the present composition, functions, and powers of the Security Council are adequate to meet recent demands, such as the need perceived by states to use force in cases of humanitarian emergency and pre-emptive action in response to international terrorism and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Is the Security Council still well positioned today to deal with these demands and challenges? In seeking a response, the book analyzes both Charter law and Security Council practice. It addresses not only the hotly debated recent crises concerning Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Iraq, but also resolutions dealing with the use of force by peacekeeping operations. A number of issues relating to the right of self-defence are analyzed, as are the emerging new roles of NATO and the African Union. Separate chapters of the book are devoted to the current discussion concerning the reform of the Security Council. A particular feature of the book is the interaction between academics and practitioners as well as between theory and reality.
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Building Security in a New World

Author: David A. Lake,Patrick M. Morgan

Publisher: Penn State Press

ISBN: 0271043261

Category: Political Science

Page: 406

View: 1271

Conflict among nations for forty-five years after World War II was dominated by the major bipolar struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union. With the end of the Cold War; states in differing legions of the world are taking their affairs more into their own hands and working out new arrangements for security that best suit their needs. This trend toward new &"regional orders&" is the subject of this book, which seeks both to document the emergence and strengthening of these new regional arrangements and to show how international relations theory needs to be modified to take adequate account of their salience in the world today. Rather than treat international politics as everywhere the same, or each region as unique, this hook adopts a comparative approach. It recognizes that, while regions vary widely in their characteristics, comparative analysis requires a common typology and set of causal variables. It presents theories of regional order that both generalize about regions and predict different patterns of conflict and cooperation from their individual traits. The editors conclude that, in the new world of regional orders, the quest for universal principles of foreign policy by great powers like the United States is chimerical and dangerous. Regional orders differ, and policy artist accommodate these differences if it is to succeed. Contributors are Brian L. Job, Edmund J. Keller, Yuen Foong Khong, David A. Lake, Steven E. Lobell, David R. Mares, Patrick M. Nlotgan. Paul A. Papayoanou, David J. Pervin, Philip G. Roeder, Richard Rosecrance and Peter Schott, Susan Shirk, Etel Solingen, and Arthur A. Stein.
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National Security, the Truman Administration, and the Cold War

Author: Melvyn P. Leffler

Publisher: Stanford University Press

ISBN: 9780804722186

Category: History

Page: 689

View: 8007

This is the most comprehensive history to date of the Truman Administration's progressive embroilment in the cold war, and it presents a stunning new interpretation of U.S. national security policy during the formative stages of the Soviet-American rivalry. Illustrated with 15 halftones and 10 maps.
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Domestic and Security Challenges in the Arab Gulf States

Author: F. Gregory Gause

Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations

ISBN: 9780876091517

Category: History

Page: 237

View: 6281

This timely book demystifies the politics of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, and Oman, and focuses on the new pressures that have emerged since the Gulf War. Gause illuminates the foreign policy tightrope these states walk in the Middle East: self-defense is problematic, regional pressures translate directly into the domestic arena, and relations with the United States cause as well as solve many problems. Gause examines the interplay of Islamic fundamentalism, tribalism, and, most importantly, oil wealth that has determined the power structure of the Gulf monarchies. He shows what influences really drive politics in the Middle East as well as how U.S. foreign policy must respond to them in order to forge more meaningful ties with each country and preserve the stability of a fragile region that is vital to U.S. interests.
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