The “black hats” have taken their game to the next level. Experienced security professionals need to do likewise. That’s where Security Warrior comes in. Here’s the stuff everyone else will be scrambling to learn a year from now.
For example, Cyrus Peikari and Anton Chuvakin focus heavily on reverse code engineering for leading OS platforms and embedded devices. How do crackers identify potential software vulnerabilities? How can you beat them to the punch?
You’ll find systematic coverage of network stalking -- including the newest anti-forensics and IDS evasion techniques. There’s a full section on platform attacks: Linux, Windows, and mobile (including today’s newest “airborne viruses”). The authors wrap up with state-of-the-art defense -- from audit trail analysis to effective IDS placement. Bill Camarda
Bill Camarda is a consultant, writer, and web/multimedia content developer. His 15 books include Special Edition Using Word 2003 and Upgrading & Fixing Networks for Dummies, Second Edition.