Hacking Exposed Computer Forensics, Second Edition: Computer Forensics Secrets & Solutions

By Aaron Philipp, David Cowen, Chris Davis

"Provides the right combination of functional how-to wisdom in an easy, informative model that ties all of it the advanced items including real-world case reports. ...Delivers the main beneficial perception out there. The authors minimize to the chase of what humans needs to comprehend to successfully practice computing device forensic investigations." --Brian H. Karney, COO, AccessData Corporation

The most recent recommendations for investigating cyber-crime

Identify and examine laptop criminals of all stripes with support from this totally up to date. real-world source. Hacking uncovered laptop Forensics, moment Edition explains find out how to build a high-tech forensic lab, acquire prosecutable facts, become aware of electronic mail and process dossier clues, music instant job, and get better obscured records. the way to re-create an attacker's footsteps, speak with tips, arrange court-ready reviews, and paintings via criminal and organizational demanding situations. Case reports immediately from latest headlines disguise IP robbery, personal loan fraud, worker misconduct, securities fraud, embezzlement, geared up crime, and purchaser fraud cases.

  • Effectively discover, catch, and get ready facts for investigation
  • Store and approach accumulated information in a hugely safe electronic forensic lab
  • Restore deleted records, walls, consumer actions, and dossier systems
  • Analyze proof collected from home windows, Linux, and Macintosh systems
  • Use the newest internet and client-based email instruments to extract correct artifacts
  • Overcome the hacker's anti-forensic, encryption, and obscurity options
  • Unlock clues kept in cellphones, PDAs, and home windows cellular devices
  • Prepare criminal files that would delay to judicial and safety scrutiny

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Seven Deadliest Network Attacks (Seven Deadliest Attacks)

By Rob Kraus

Seven Deadliest community assaults identifies seven periods of community assaults and discusses how the assault works, together with instruments to complete the assault, the hazards of the assault, and the way to shield opposed to the assault.
The booklet involves seven chapters that care for the next assaults: (i) denial of provider; (ii) warfare dialing; (iii) penetration checking out; (iv) protocol tunneling; (v) spanning tree assaults; (vi) man-in-the-middle; and (vii) password replay. those assaults are usually not together specific and have been selected simply because they assist illustrate varied facets of community defense. the foundations on which they count are not going to fade any time quickly, and so they let for the potential for gaining whatever of curiosity to the attacker, from cash to high-value facts.
This e-book is meant to supply functional, usable info. although, the area of community safeguard is evolving very quickly, and the assault that works this day could (hopefully) now not paintings day after today. it really is extra very important, then, to appreciate the rules on which the assaults and exploits are dependent so as to safely plan both a community assault or a community defense.

  • Knowledge is energy, learn about the main dominant assaults at the moment waging struggle on pcs and networks globally
  • Discover the easiest how you can guard opposed to those vicious assaults; step by step guide indicates you how
  • Institute countermeasures, don’t be stuck defenseless back, and research thoughts to make your machine and community impenetrable

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Borderlands: Riding the Edge of America

"The outer edge of a spot can let us know very much approximately its heartland. alongside the sting of a nation's territory, its genuine prejudices, fears and obsessions - but in addition its virtues - irrepressibly bubble up as its humans confront the 'other' whom they respect, or worry, or carry in contempt, and understand little approximately. September eleven, 2001, replaced the us totally and not anything extra so than the actual fact, the notion - and the that means - of its borders."
-from Borderlands

Derek Lundy turns sixty on the finish of a yr within which 3 strong associates have died. He feels the necessity to do whatever radical, and units out on his bike - a Kawasaki KLR 650 cc single-cylinder "thumper," which he describes as "unpretentious" and likewise "butt-ugly." desirous about the U.S.' post-9/11 ardour for protection, relatively on its overseas borders, he chooses to enquire.

He takes a firsthand examine either borders. The U.S.-Mexican borderlands, usually disorderly and violent, function in accordance with their very own advert hoc procedure of ideas and conventions, and are distinctive in lots of methods from the 2 nations the border divides. whilst defense trumps exchange, the industrial overall healthiness of either international locations is threatened, and the upside is hard to figure out. American coverage makers imagine the problems of gear and illegals are abundant cause to maintain construction fences to maintain Mexicans out, inspite of no facts that fences paintings or are whatever yet merciless. Mexicans' reasonable labour retains the wheels delivering the U.S. financial system but they're resented for attempting to get into the rustic illegally (or legally). extra humans have died attempting to go this border than within the September 11 assaults.

At nearly 9,000 kilometres, the U.S. border with Canada is the longest on the earth. The northern border divides the planet's greatest buying and selling companions, and that dating calls for the quick, effortless circulate of products and prone in either instructions. because the occasions of Sept. 11, despite the fact that, the USA has slowly and progressively choked the flux of alternate: "just-in-time" components shipments are in jeopardy; vans needs to watch for inspection and clearance; humans needs to be puzzled. The border is "thickening."

In prose that's compelling, notable and every now and then scary, Derek Lundy's marvelous trip is illuminating sufficient to alter minds, as nice writing can occasionally do.

From the Hardcover edition.

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The Intensification of Surveillance: Crime, Terrorism and Warfare in the Information Age

By Kirstie Ball

Our private and non-private lives are lower than surveillance as by no means prior to. even if we're purchasing with a bank card, jogging down the road or emailing a colleague at paintings, our actions are monitored. Surveillance has develop into extra regimen, extra built-in and extra intrusive. it can be crucial to invite how and why this could be so, and determine what the results are. due to the fact September eleventh 2001 surveillance has intensified additional. but even though members, teams, governments and states are extra heavily monitored, our defense isn't really guaranteed. The participants to this quantity discover the large variety of matters with regards to elevated surveillance. what's going in a space clouded through secrecy from the country and complacent reassurances from agencies? How will we tune suspects and strive against crime with out additionally eroding our civil liberties and sacrificing our rights to privateness? Does digital tagging of prisoners paintings? What are outlets as much as with 'lifestyle profiling'? targeting those and different concerns akin to paedophilia, money-laundering, info struggle, cybercrime, and similar laws, this publication spotlights merits and prices of surveillance, and indicates the way it is probably going to strengthen sooner or later. specialists from Europe and the US provide a world viewpoint on what's now a world factor, making this booklet of curiosity to quite a lot of humans together with criminal practitioners, legislations enforcement firms, policymakers and scholars around the social sciences.

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Java Security (2nd Edition)

By Scott Oaks

One of Java's such a lot remarkable claims is that it offers a safe programming setting. but regardless of unending dialogue, few humans comprehend accurately what Java's claims suggest and the way it backs up these claims. if you are a developer, community administrator or an individual else who needs to comprehend or paintings with Java's protection mechanisms, Java defense is the in-depth exploration you need.Java Security, 2d variation, makes a speciality of the fundamental platform beneficial properties of Java that supply security--the category loader, the bytecode verifier, and the protection manager--and contemporary additions to Java that improve this safeguard version: electronic signatures, safety services, and the entry controller. The publication covers the safety version of Java 2, model 1.3, that is considerably various from that of Java 1.1. It has huge assurance of the 2 new very important safeguard APIs: JAAS (Java Authentication and Authorization carrier) and JSSE (Java safe Sockets Extension). Java Security, 2d variation, provides you with a transparent figuring out of the structure of Java's defense version and the way to take advantage of that version in either programming and administration.The publication is meant essentially for programmers who are looking to write safe Java purposes. in spite of the fact that, it's also a good source for procedure and community directors who're attracted to Java safety, really people who find themselves drawn to assessing the chance of utilizing Java and want to appreciate how the safety version works with a purpose to examine even if Java meets their defense needs.

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Locked Down: Information Security for Lawyers

By Sharon D. Nelson

In an age the place legal professionals usually behavior enterprise throughout instant networks utilizing smartphones and laptops, how can legal professionals guard customer information and private info? Locked Down explains the wide range of data safeguard hazards dealing with legislations agencies and the way legal professionals can top defend their info from those threats--with any budget.

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Windows Registry Forensics: Advanced Digital Forensic Analysis of the Windows Registry

Harlan Carvey brings readers a complicated ebook on home windows Registry. the 1st ebook of its type EVER -- Windows Registry Forensics presents the historical past of the Registry to aid improve an knowing of the binary constitution of Registry hive documents. techniques to stay reaction and research are incorporated, and instruments and strategies for postmortem research are mentioned at size. instruments and methods should be awarded that take the analyst past the present use of audience and into actual research of information inside the Registry.

    • Packed with real-world examples utilizing freely on hand open resource tools
    • Deep rationalization and realizing of the home windows Registry - the main tough a part of home windows to investigate forensically
    • Includes a CD containing code and author-created instruments mentioned within the book
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      Information Security Risk Assessment Toolkit: Practical Assessments through Data Collection and Data Analysis

      By Mark Talabis

      In order to guard company’s info resources resembling delicate shopper files, well-being care documents, etc., the protection practitioner first must discover: what wishes secure, what hazards these resources are uncovered to, what controls are in position to offset these hazards, and the place to concentration consciousness for threat therapy. this is often the real worth and objective of knowledge defense chance checks.  Effective possibility exams are supposed to offer a defendable research of residual threat linked to your key resources in order that danger healing procedures could be explored.  Information defense possibility Assessments provides the instruments and abilities to get a short, trustworthy, and thorough chance evaluate for key stakeholders.

      • Based on authors’ stories of real-world tests, studies, and presentations
      • Focuses on imposing a technique, instead of idea, as a way to derive a brief and necessary assessment
      • Includes a significant other site with spreadsheets you could make the most of to create and continue the chance assessment
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        Cyber Attack, CyberCrime, CyberWarfare - CyberComplacency: Is Hollywood's blueprint for Chaos coming true

        By Mark Osborne

        “Cyber assault, CyberCrime, CyberWarfare – CyberComplacency” is among the few books that covers damaging computing device community assaults within the net and in our on-line world. it's an in-depth reference that covers DDOS from motivation, identity, research and mitigation.

        By the writer of the regularly top-selling in school "How to Cheat at handling details Security" and prefer that e-book, proceeds visit charity. Osborne starts off with Network/Internet supplier enterprise practices and present tracking & detection platforms. It exhibits the present specialize in different kinds of assaults together with conventional digital espionage, counter-terrorism and malware. It then describes a variety of mechanisms for estimation of Cyberattack impression protecting direct rate, oblique price, and client churn.

        It steadily drills down protecting many of the assaults varieties – down to the packet hint point, and the way to observe them. those chapters are culminated with a whole description of mitigation recommendations, conventional and leading edge – back those are defined in transparent English yet strengthened with universal equipment configuration for the technical reader.

        The penultimate part highlights information of vulnerabilities within the actual, Human, cellular Apps, SCADA, software program protection, BGP, and DNS components of Cybersecurity. those comprise those who are presently utilised, that have been envisioned and feature considering that been exploited throughout the book method, and those who have not begun to be leveraged.

        The final bankruptcy explores the idea that of a Firesale and the way Hollywood’s blueprint for Armageddon might be carried out in reality.

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