Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance

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An inside look at who's watching you, what they know and why it matters. We are being watched.

We see online ads from websites we've visited, long after we've moved on to other interests. Our smartphones and cars transmit our location, enabling us to know what's in the neighborhood but also enabling others to track us. And the federal government, we recently learned, has been conducting a massive data-gathering surveillance operation across the Internet and on our phone lines.
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Hacking Point of Sale: Payment Application Secrets, Threats, and Solutions

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Must-have guide for professionals responsible for securing credit and debit card transactions

As recent breaches like Target and Neiman Marcus show, payment card information is involved in more security breaches than any other data type. In too many places, sensitive card data is simply not protected adequately. Hacking Point of Sale is a compelling book that tackles this enormous problem head-on. Exploring all aspects of the problem in detail – from how attacks are structured to the structure of magnetic strips to point-to-point encryption, and more – it's packed with practical recommendations. This terrific resource goes beyond standard PCI compliance guides to offer real solutions on how to achieve better security at the point of sale. A unique book on credit and debit card security, with an emphasis on point-to-point encryption of payment transactions (P2PE) from standards to design to application Explores all groups of security standards applicable to payment applications, including PCI, FIPS, ANSI, EMV, and ISO Explains how protected areas are hacked and how hackers spot vulnerabilities Proposes defensive maneuvers, such as introducing cryptography to payment applications and better securing application code
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Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 FINANCIAL TIMES AND MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR

A New York Times technology and business reporter charts the dramatic rise of Bitcoin and the fascinating personalities who are striving to create a new global money for the Internet age.
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The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order

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Bitcoin became a buzzword overnight. A cyber-enigma with an enthusiastic following, it pops up in headlines and fuels endless media debate. You can apparently use it to buy almost anything from coffee to cars, yet few people seem to truly understand what it is. This raises the question: Why should anyone care about Bitcoin?

In THE AGE OF CRYPTOCURRENCY, Wall Street journalists Paul Vigna and Michael J. Casey deliver the definitive answer to this question. Cybermoney is poised to launch a revolution, one that could entirely re-invent traditional financial and social structures while bringing the world's billions of "unbanked" individuals into a new global economy. Cryptocurrency represents the promise of a financial system without a middleman, one owned by the people who use it and one safeguarded from the devastation of a 2008-type crash.
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Marketing Digital y SEO con Google: 2ª Edición (Spanish Edition)

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Internet influye en nuestras vidas y en nuestras costumbres, en la forma de buscar información, de entretenernos, de comunicarnos y por supuesto ha hecho que aparezcan nuevas formas de comprar y vender bienes y servicios de todo tipo. Estos cambios comportan grandes beneficios, no sólo para los usuarios sino también para las empresas que han encontrado grandes oportunidades en los desarrollos de las comunicaciones. Estas tecnologías están al alcance tanto de las grandes empresas como de las pequeñas. Cualquiera de estos adelantos puede estar al alcance de otras empresas o clientes potenciales dispersos alrededor del mundo. De este modo, se han desarrollado un gran número de operaciones comerciales. Pero así como crecen los beneficios, esta nueva realidad presenta un desafío para las autoridades fiscales, puesto que es difícil crear un sistema legal-impositivo adecuado a los nuevos tipo de comercio. El comercio electrónico va creciendo cada día, puesto que es una forma cómoda y rápida de adquirir lo que necesitamos sin movernos de casa, aunque crece poco a poco debido a la inseguridad social en este método.