Intelligent Systems for Security Informatics


  • Christopher Yang, Drexel University
  • Wenji Mao, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Xiaolong Zheng, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Hui Wang, National University of Defense Technology

The Intelligent Systems Series comprises titles that present state-of-the-art knowledge and the latest advances in intelligent systems. Its scope includes theoretical studies, design methods, and real-world implementations and applications.

The most prevalent topics in Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI) include data management, data and text mining for ISI applications, terrorism informatics, deception and intent detection, terrorist and criminal social network analysis, public health and bio-security, crime analysis, cyber-infrastructure protection, transportation infrastructure security, policy studies and evaluation, and information assurance, among others. This book covers the most active research work in recent years.

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Electrical and Electronic Engineers; Mechanical Engineers; Computer Engineers; Intelligent Systems specialists.


Book information

  • Published: February 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-404702-0


"Yang, Mao, Zheng, and Wang survey the most active areas of research in the overlap between intelligence and security. They consider such aspects as social media forums and videos, proactive cyber defense, a high-level architecture and design of a decision engine for marine safety and security, criminal identity resolution using personal and social identity attributes, and a study of covert networks of terroristsā€¦"--Reference & Research Book News, October 2013

Table of Contents

  1. Revealing the Hidden World of the Dark Web: Social Media Forums and Videos
  2. Proactive Cyber Defense
  3. Privacy-Preserving Social Network Integration
  4. A Digraph Model for Risk Identification and Management in SCADA Systems
  5. High-Level Architecture and Design of a Decision Engine for Marine Safety & Security
  6. Criminal Identity Resolution Using Personal and Social Identity Attributes: A Collective Resolution Approach
  7. Importance of Cutting Terrorist Financing
  8. Study on Covert Networks of Terrorist Based on Interactive Relationship Hypothesis
  9. Incorporating Data and Methodologies for Knowledge Discover for Crime