Computer Network Security and Cyber Ethics, 3d ed.

Computer Network Security and Cyber Ethics, 3d ed.

by Joseph Migga Kizza
     
 

Cyber vandalism and identity theft represent enormous threats in a computer-driven world. This timely work focuses on security issues with the intent of increasing the public's awareness of the magnitude of cyber vandalism, the weaknesses and loopholes inherent in the cyberspace infrastructure, and the ways to protect ourselves and our society. The nature and

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Overview

Cyber vandalism and identity theft represent enormous threats in a computer-driven world. This timely work focuses on security issues with the intent of increasing the public's awareness of the magnitude of cyber vandalism, the weaknesses and loopholes inherent in the cyberspace infrastructure, and the ways to protect ourselves and our society. The nature and motives behind cyber attacks are investigated, as well as how they are committed and what efforts are being undertaken to prevent further acts from occurring.

This new, updated, third edition explores security issues also in the world of social networks. General security protocols and best practices have been updated to reflect changes in the cyber world, and the changing business information security landscape is analyzed in detail.

Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

Editorial Reviews

Choice
excellent...highly detailed
Midwest Book Review
a thoughtful, informed, and informative look at electronic malice and its consequences...highly recommended
Counterpoise
"a useful introduction...libraries will want to consider this for purchase"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786449934
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
03/25/2011
Pages:
251
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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