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Cyberspace and Cybersecurity
 

Cyberspace and Cybersecurity (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

By Kostopoulos, George K.

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Providing comprehensive coverage of cyberspace and cybersecurity, this textbook not only focuses on technologies but also explores human factors and organizational perspectives and emphasizes why asset identification should be the cornerstone of any information security strategy.... read full description below.

ISBN 9781138057715
Barcode 9781138057715
Published 27 October 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
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ISBN-13 9781138057715
ISBN-10 1138057711
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint CRC Press
Publication Date 27 October 2017
International Publication Date 1 November 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, 2nd New edition
Edition 2nd New edition
Author(s) By Kostopoulos, George K.
Category Systems Management
Computer Communications & Networking
Network Security
Internet
Number of Pages 292
Dimensions Width: 156mm
Height: 235mm
Weight 590g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Computer networks - Security measures, Cyberspace - Security measures, Computer crimes - Prevention, Computer crimes - Prevention, Computer networks - Security measures
NBS Text Computing: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text College/higher education;College/higher education
Dewey Code 005.8
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Providing comprehensive coverage of cyberspace and cybersecurity, this textbook not only focuses on technologies but also explores human factors and organizational perspectives and emphasizes why asset identification should be the cornerstone of any information security strategy. Topics include addressing vulnerabilities, building a secure enterprise, blocking intrusions, ethical and legal issues, and business continuity. Updates include topics such as cyber risks in mobile telephony, steganography, cybersecurity as an added value, ransomware defense, review of recent cyber laws, new types of cybercrime, plus new chapters on digital currencies and encryption key management.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Dr. George K. Kostopoulos is a faculty member at the University of Maryland University College, where he serves and teaches as a faculty mentor in the master's degree programs in cybersecurity and information assurance. Dr. Kostopoulos has an extensive international academic career, having taught in seventeen universities around the world, including Boston University, Texas A&M International University, Florida Atlantic University, the University of Heidelberg (Germany), and the American University of Sharjah (UAE). He is the author of numerous scholarly papers and two other books, Digital Engineering and Greece and the European Economic Community. Dr. Kostopoulos received his master's and PhD degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the Arizona State University, and a master's in economics from California State Polytechnic University. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance and a reviewer of numerous scientific conferences.

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