This book provides an easy insight into the essentials of cybersecurity, even if you have a non-technical background. You may be a business person keen to understand this important subject area or an information security specialist looking to update your knowledge. ‘The world has changed more in the past 10 years than in any 10 year period in human history… Technology is no longer a peripheral servant, it shapes our daily lives. Companies that can use technology wisely and well are booming, companies that make bad or no technology choices collapse and disappear. The cloud, smart devices and the ability to connect almost any object to the internet are an essential landscape to use but are also fraught with new risks and dangers of a magnitude never seen before.’ ALSO featuring an alphabetical section at the back of the book to help you translate many of the main cybersecurity technical terms into plain, non-technical English.
The Journal of International Security Affairs is a semi-annual, scholarly journal covering foreign and defense policy with articles, interviews, and book reviews.
This issue – Fall/Winter 2012 – offers insights beyond the “revolution in military affairs, typified by new adversaries, new battlefields and new tactics. Today, the challenge is more profound than ever. New technologies have given non-state actors such as al-Qaeda an unprecedented ability to exert influence over nation-state behavior. Rogue nations such as Iran and North Korea increasingly exhibit extensive ballistic missile and nuclear capabilities and are actively seeking to acquire more. Meanwhile, strategic competitors (like Russia and China) are busy making major investments in everything from cyber capabilities to space warfare.
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In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of Scots, trapped by her own code, to the Navajo Code Talkers who helped the Allies win World War II, to the incredible (and incredibly simple) logisitical breakthrough that made Internet commerce secure, The Code Book tells the story of the most powerful intellectual weapon ever known: secrecy.
Throughout the text are clear technical and mathematical explanations, and portraits of the remarkable personalities who wrote and broke the world's most difficult codes. Accessible, compelling, and remarkably far-reaching, this book will forever alter your view of history and what drives it. It will also make you wonder how private that e-mail you just sent really is.
In This Ultimate Boxed Set You Will Find… Linux Command Line Essentials What Linux is and How It Works How to Make the Most of Linux Command Line What hacking is. The truth about hacking What can hacking give you and the dangers that comes with it. The two sides of hacking good vs bad The foundation needed to enter into the hacking lifestyle Basic Command Lines Hacking essentials you have to know And Much, much more! Would you like to learn the essentials of Linux? This Linux command line eBook is about the advanced operating system “Linux”. In this book, the zero level of beginners has been analyzed and keeping in view that it has been perfectly designed. This book has thrown light on what is Linux and how beginners can cope with the total new environment of this amazing operating system. In this book, beginners are taught about the structure, directories and about different important and basic command lines. The beginners are given complete knowledge about writing their first Linux command in command prompt. This Linux book is very organized with its contents and it has taught beginners step by step every basic aspect of Linux operating system. Do you know what the most important tips for hacking are? Hacking is an art form that most people misunderstand. In this beginners guide to hacking I try to take the mystery out of hacking and the stigma that it has taken over the years. If you are someone who does not know what hacking is, what it can do and the power and dangers that it possesses then this is the book for you. Within these pages I pull no punches or make no apologies. I give you the truth and the foundation needed to enter into this lifestyle. And yes, hacking is a lifestyle. Hacking is a knowledgebase that once learned and used can’t be unlearned or not used. The temptations that it possesses are quite real and have turned good people bad. After reading this hacking book it is my hopes that you will have a better understanding of hacking and what it can do and once this power is gained that it is used to help and not harm. Why do you need Evernote? Keeping track of ideas, notes, grocery lists, interesting web sites or whatever can be a never ending rask. You can try using a word processor or even a spreadsheet. Sure these programs will do the trick when you first start off but when you start to expand and start gathering tons of information the task can be overwhelming. Evernote is the best thing there is to help you crush it in your goals. This Evernote guide will teach you the basics you have to know in order to make the most of this great program
Computer Security Can be Achieved Even in a World full of Hackers, Viruses and Spam You can Protect your Computer and your Valuable Information, Bank Accounts and Photos Without Breaking the Budget or Hiring an Expert.
What if practising a few new habits could dramatically reduce the chances of your system being infected with a virus or attacked by a hacker? Imagine surfing the web without worrying about the terrors of credit card fraud or identity theft? What if you could keep the bad guys away with a few simple applications?
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