The world’s foremost cyber security experts, from Ruby Lee, Ph.D., the Forrest G. Hamrick professor of engineering and Director of the Princeton Architecture Laboratory for Multimedia and Security (PALMS) at Princeton University; to Nick Mankovich, Chief Information Security Officer of Royal Philips Electronics; to
FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III; to Special Assistant to the President Howard A. Schmidt, share critical practical knowledge on how the cyberspace ecosystem is structured, how it functions, and what we can do to protect it and ourselves from attack and exploitation.
The proliferation of social networking and advancement of information technology provide endless benefits in our living and working environments. However, these benefits also bring horrors in various forms of cyber threats and exploitations. Advances in Cyber Security collects the wisdom of cyber security professionals and practitioners from government, academia, and industry across national and international boundaries to provide ways and means to secure and sustain the cyberspace ecosystem. Readers are given a first-hand look at critical intelligence on cybercrime and securityincluding details of real-life operations. The vast, useful knowledge and experience shared in this essential new volume enables cyber citizens and cyber professionals alike to conceive novel ideas and construct feasible and practical solutions for defending against all kinds of adversaries and attacks.
Among the many important topics covered in this collection are building a secure cyberspace ecosystem; public–private partnership to secure cyberspace; operation and law enforcement to protect our cyber citizens and to safeguard our cyber infrastructure; and strategy and policy issues to secure and sustain our cyber ecosystem.
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About the Author
Dorothy Marinucci holds a B.A. and M.A. in international political economy and development from Fordham University. She is Executive Assistant to the President, Fordham University.
Table of Contents
List of Figures vii
Building a Secure and Sustainable Cyberspace Ecosystem: An Overview D. Frank Hsu 1
Part I Technology
Improving Cyber Security Ruby B. Lee 37
Practical Vulnerabilities of the Tor Anonymity Network Paul Syverson 60
Defending Software Systems against Cyber Attacks throughout Their Lifecycle Hira Agrawal Thomas F. Bowen Sanjai Narain 74
Improve Availability of Networks: Internet Exchange Points and Their Role in Cyberspace Akio Sugeno 90
Part II Operations
Tor: Uses and Limitations of Online Anonymity Andrew Lewman 109
Authoritative Data Sources: Cyber Security Intelligence Perspectives Kuan-Tsae Huang Hwai-Jan Wu 121
The Evolving Consumer Online Threat Landscape: Creating an Effective Response Adam Palmer 139
Partners in Cybercrime Eileen Monsma Vincent Buskens Melvin Soudijn Paid Nieuwbeeita 146
Part III Experiences
Securing IT Networks Incorporating Medical Devices: Risk Management and Compliance in Health Care Cyber Security Nicholas J. Mankovich 173
Computer Forensics from a Law Enforcement Perspective Kevin Kelly 188
Computer Crime Incidents and Responses in the Private Sector Edward M. Stroz 200
Information Technology for a Safe and Secure Society in Japan: Toward a Cyber-Physical Solution Kazuo Takaragi 207
Part IV Partnership, Policy, and Sustainability
Public-Private Partnerships Changing the World Kathleen L. Kiernan Dyann Bradbury 221
Cyber Security: Protecting Our Cyber Citizens Preet Bharara 226
Cyber Security: Safeguarding Our Cyberspace Robert S. Mueller 235
Cyber Security: Securing Our Cyber Ecosystem Howard A. Schmidt 241
List of Contributors 245