The Basics of Cyber Warfare
Understanding the Fundamentals of Cyber Warfare in Theory and Practice
- Steve Winterfeld, (CISSP, PMP, SANS GSEC, Six Sigma) has a strong technical and leadership background in Cybersecurity and Military Intelligence.
- Jason Andress, (ISSAP, CISSP, GPEN, CEH) is a seasoned security professional with a depth of experience in both the academic and business worlds.
Readers learn the basics of how to defend against espionage, hacking, insider threats, state-sponsored attacks, and non-state actors (such as organized criminals and terrorists). Finally, the book looks ahead to emerging aspects of cyber security technology and trends, including cloud computing, mobile devices, biometrics and nanotechnology.
The Basics of Cyber Warfare gives readers a concise overview of these threats and outlines the ethics, laws and consequences of cyber warfare. It is a valuable resource for policy makers, CEOs and CIOs, penetration testers, security administrators, and students and instructors in information security.
AudienceInformation Security professionals, hackers, penetration testers, systems administrators, CIOs, as well as information security students.
- Published: November 2012
- Imprint: SYNGRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-404737-2
Table of Contents
Tools and Techniques
Offensive Tactics and Procedures
Psychological Weapons / Social Engineering
Defensive Tactics and Procedures
Challenges We Face
The Future of Technology and Impacts on Cyber Warfare