An FBI futurist and senior advisor to Interpol analyzes the digital underground to reveal the alarming ways criminals corporations and countries are using emerging technologies to target individuals and wage war 75 000 first printing
The Aspen Policy Books presents innovative thinking on America's most pressing national security challenges. This book is a collection of papers commissioned for the 2011 Aspen Strategy Group workshop, a bipartisan meeting of top national security experts. The papers examine the complexities of the emerging cyber threat, as well as the possibilities and inherent challenges of crafting effective domestic and international cyber policy. Authors explore topics such as the economic impact of cybercrime, cyber as a new dimension of warfare, the revolutionary potential of Internet freedom, and the future realities the United States will face in the new age of heightened Internet connectivity.
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In Cyber Crime & Warfare: All That Matters, Peter Warren and Michael Streeter outline the history, scale and importance of cyber crime. In particular they show how cyber crime, cyber espionage, and cyber warfare now pose a major threat to society. The authors describe how criminal gangs and rogue states have since moved into the online arena with devastating effect at a time when the modern world–including all the communication services and utilities we have come to take for granted–has become utterly dependent on computers and the internet.
Inside you will find:> A 100 Ideas section that offers original and inspirational ideas to help readers explore the subject in more depth Weblinks and QR codes throughout the text, linking to videos from the author, or more detailed audio explanations Helpful text boxes around key concepts that make navigating through the material a snap
Today, our entire modern way of life, from communication to commerce to conflict, fundamentally depends on the Internet. And the cybersecurity issues that result challenge literally everyone. We face new questions in everything from our rights and responsibilities as citizens of both the online and real world to simply how to protect ourselves and our families from a new type of danger. The key question areas of cyberspace and its security: how it all works, why it all matters, and what can we do?
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One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever imagined.
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