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If you've ever made a secure purchase with your credit card over the Internet, then you have seen cryptography, or "crypto", in action. From Stephen Levy—the author who made "hackers" a household word—comes this account of a revolution that is already affecting every citizen in the twenty-first century. Crypto tells the inside story of how a group of "crypto rebels"nerds and visionaries turned freedom fightersteamed up with corporate interests to beat Big Brother and ensure our privacy on the Internet. Levy's history of one of the most controversial and important topics of the digital age reads like the best futuristic fiction.
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The issue of privacy on the Internet has long been a difficult one: there are a lot of good reasons that you might be leery of strangers reading your emails or spying on the websites you visit.
A number of powerful tools exist which allow you to protect your privacy online. One of the most useful of these tools is called Tor. Tor provides truly anonymous and untraceable browsing and messaging, as well as access to the so called "Deep Web", a network of anonymous, untraceable, unblockable websites, available only through Tor, which provide everything from resources for political activists to pirated movies. The military-grade encryption behind Tor is so powerful that it can't plausibly be broken by any organization on the planet.
Amazon Price: $42.00 $30.23 You save: $11.77 (28%). (as of April 27, 2017 13:49 –
Security Smarts for the Self-Guided IT Professional
Learn how to improve the security posture of your organization and defend against some of the most pervasive network attacks. Malware, Rootkits & Botnets: A Beginner's Guide explains the nature, sophistication, and danger of these risks and offers best practices for thwarting them.
After reviewing the current threat landscape, the book describes the entire threat lifecycle, explaining how cybercriminals create, deploy, and manage the malware, rootkits, and botnets under their control. You'll learn proven techniques for identifying and mitigating these malicious attacks. Templates, checklists, and examples give you the hands-on help you need to get started protecting your network right away.
Malware, Rootkits & Botnets: A Beginner's Guide features: Lingo–Common security terms defined so that you're in the know on the job IMHO–Frank and relevant opinions based on the author's years of industry experience Budget Note–Tips for getting security technologies and processes into your organization's budget In Actual Practice–Exceptions to the rules of security explained in real-world contexts Your Plan–Customizable checklists you can use on the job now Into Action–Tips on how, why, and when to apply new skills and techniques at work
Amazon Price: $75.00 (as of April 27, 2017 17:58 –