Cyber Warfare: Techniques, Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners

Cyber Warfare Techniques Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners Cyber Warfare Techniques Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners provides a comprehensive look at how and why digital warfare is waged This book explores the participants battlefields and the

  • Title: Cyber Warfare: Techniques, Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners
  • Author: Jason Andress
  • ISBN: 0001597496375
  • Page: 291
  • Format: Paperback
  • Cyber Warfare Techniques, Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners provides a comprehensive look at how and why digital warfare is waged This book explores the participants, battlefields, and the tools and techniques used during today s digital conflicts The concepts discussed will give students of information security a better idea of how cyber conflicts are carriedCyber Warfare Techniques, Tactics and Tools for Security Practitioners provides a comprehensive look at how and why digital warfare is waged This book explores the participants, battlefields, and the tools and techniques used during today s digital conflicts The concepts discussed will give 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.Every one of our systems is under attack from multiple vectors our defenses must be ready all the time and our alert systems must detect the threats every time This book provides concrete examples and real world guidance on how to identify and defend a network against malicious attacks It considers 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 Starting with a definition of cyber warfare, the book s 15 chapters discuss the following topics the cyberspace battlefield cyber doctrine cyber warriors logical, physical, and psychological weapons computer network exploitation computer network attack and defense non state actors in computer network operations legal system impacts ethics in cyber warfare cyberspace challenges and the future of cyber war.This book is a valuable resource to those involved in cyber warfare activities, including policymakers, penetration testers, security professionals, network and systems administrators, and college instructors The information provided on cyber tactics and attacks can also be used to assist in developing improved and efficient procedures and technical defenses Managers will find the text useful in improving the overall risk management strategies for their organizations.Provides concrete examples and real world guidance on how to identify and defend your network against malicious attacksDives deeply into relevant technical and factual information from an insider s point of viewDetails the ethics, laws and consequences of cyber war and how computer criminal law may change as a result

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    1. Book Review at my Terebrate Blog bit/V8ozIg Executive Summary:“Cyber Warfare: Techniques, Tactics and Tools for the Security Practitioners” is a consolidation of the current thinking around the topic of cyber warfare; not the way you hear about in the media where everything is a war of some kind (War on drugs, War on Terrorism, etc) but a discussion about what it means to conduct warfare via cyberspace. This is a tough topic because there are so many opinions about what Cyber Warfare is that [...]

    2. Dear past self, this book is poorly written, inaccurate and a waste of reading time, go read "Cyber War Will Not Take Place" by Thomas Rid instead.The authors appear to have some knowledge of pen-testing tools but beyond their area of expertise they paraphrase what others have said while injecting their own mistakes. Many military writers don't seem to understand, or to have actually read Clausewitz, so I'm willing overlook their misuse of his ideas but confusing "the World Wide Web" with "the I [...]

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