Security in Computing, 6th Ed (Addison-Wesley)
Friday, 08 September 2023

In this book Charles P. Pfleeger, Shari Lawrence Pfleeger and Lizzie Coles-Kemp define core principles underlying modern security policies, processes, and protection; illustrates them with up-to-date examples; and shows how to apply them in practice. This extensively updated edition adds or expands coverage of artificial intelligence and machine learning tools; app and browser security; security by design; securing cloud, IoT, and embedded systems; privacy-enhancing technologies; protecting vulnerable individuals and groups; strengthening security culture; cryptocurrencies and blockchain; cyberwarfare; and post-quantum computing.

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Author: Charles P. Pfleeger, Shari Lawrence Pfleeger and Lizzie Coles-Kemp
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
Date: August 2023
Pages: 1040
ISBN: 978-0137891214
Print: 0137891210
Kindle: B00S88TJV2
Audience: General
Level: Intermediate
Category: Security

Topics covered:

  • Core security concepts: Assets, threats, vulnerabilities, controls, confidentiality, integrity, availability, attackers, and attack types
  • The security practitioner's toolbox: Identification and authentication, access control, and cryptography
  • Areas of practice: Securing programs, user–internet interaction, operating systems, networks, data, databases, and cloud computing
  • Cross-cutting disciplines: Privacy, management, law, and ethics
  • Using cryptography: Formal and mathematical underpinnings, and applications of cryptography
  • Emerging topics and risks: AI and adaptive cybersecurity, blockchains and cryptocurrencies, cyberwarfare, and quantum computing

 

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