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Computer Forensics: Investigation Procedures and Response, 1st Edition

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Overview

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. The first book in the Computer Forensics series is Investigation Procedures and Response. Coverage includes a basic understanding of the importance of computer forensics, how to set up a secure lab, the process for forensic investigation including first responder responsibilities, how to handle various incidents and information on the various reports used by computer forensic investigators.

Features and Benefits

  • State-of-the-art tools of the forensic trade are highlighted, including software, hardware and specialized techniques.
  • Coverage of various computer forensic processes ranging from securing evidence to maintaining professional conduct.
  • Includes Case Examples throughout the chapters and Hands-On Projects to encourage the learner to problem-solve and apply their knowledge.
  • Readers investigate network traffic, wireless attacks, web attacks, DoS attacks, internet crimes, e-mail crimes, corporate espionage, copyright infringement and more!
  • Purchase of this new book includes access to the online Student Resource Center containing bonus content and tools to complete the Hands-On Projects successfully.

Table of Contents

1. Computer Forensics in Todays World.
2. Computer Forensics Lab.
3. Computer Investigation Process.
4. First Responder Procedure.
5. Incident Response.
6. Investigative Reports.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: eBook: Computer Forensics Series (Investigation Procedures and Response, Hard Disk and Operating Systems, Investigating Data and Image Files, Investigating Network Intrusions and Cyber Crime, and Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices) + Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Computer Forensics

ISBN-10: 1285038215  | ISBN-13: 9781285038216

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Bundle: Computer Forensic: Investigation Procedures and Response + Computer Forensics: Hard Disk and Operating Systems + Computer Forensics: Investigating Data and Image Files + Computer Forensics: Investigating Network Intrusions and Cyber Crime + Computer Forensics: Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices

ISBN-10:  1111121990  | ISBN-13:  9781111121990

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ePack: eBook: Computer Forensics: Investigation Procedures and Response + Premium Web Site Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1133623174 | ISBN-13:  9781133623175

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Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111036977 | ISBN-13: 9781111036973)

Cengage Learning's companion websites provide you with real-life applications, supplemental readings, practice activities, web-based quizzes and other study tools that are specific to the book your instructor has chosen. You can use them for test preparation or with activities your instructor has assigned.

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Computer Forensics: Hard Disk and Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483502 | ISBN-13: 9781435483507)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Hard Disks, File and Operating Systems provides a basic understanding of file systems, hard disks and digital media devices. Boot processes, Windows and Linux Forensics and application of password crackers are all discussed.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111312974 | ISBN-13: 9781111312978)

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Computer Forensics: Investigating Network Intrusions and Cyber Crime  (ISBN-10: 1435483529 | ISBN-13: 9781435483521)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Network Intrusions and Cybercrime includes a discussion of tools used in investigations as well as information on investigating network traffic, web attacks, DOS attacks, Corporate Espionage and much more!

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Computer Forensics: Investigating Data and Image Files  (ISBN-10: 1435483510 | ISBN-13: 9781435483514)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Investigating Data and Image Files provides a basic understanding of steganography, data acquisition and duplication, encase, how to recover deleted files and partitions and image file forensics.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111308624 | ISBN-13: 9781111308629)

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111308519 | ISBN-13: 9781111308513)

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Computer Forensics: Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices  (ISBN-10: 1435483537 | ISBN-13: 9781435483538)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices discusses how to investigate wireless attacks, as well as PDA, i-Pod, i-Phone and BlackBerry forensics.

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures  (ISBN-10: 1435483650 | ISBN-13: 9781435483651)

The EC-Council

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Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment  (ISBN-10: 1435483596 | ISBN-13: 9781435483590)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Penetration Testing: Security Analysis  (ISBN-10: 1435483669 | ISBN-13: 9781435483668)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111125333 | ISBN-13: 9781111125332)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers  (ISBN-10: 1435483626 | ISBN-13: 9781435483620)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 1435483618 | ISBN-13: 9781435483613)

NSA) certification. Proactive vulnerability assessment is key to any organization's security posture. Constant assessment for potential weakness is required to maintain a security edge as new vulnerabilities in operating systems, software, hardware, and even human elements are identified and exploited every day. This book, the fifth in the series, is designed to provide the fundamental knowledge necessary to comprehend overall network security posture and the basic practices in vulnerability assessment.

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483642 | ISBN-13: 9781435483644)

The Security Analyst Series from EC-Council

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Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483588 | ISBN-13: 9781435483583)

Press is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in advanced penetration testing and information security analysis. The content of this series is designed to expose the reader to groundbreaking methodologies in conducting thorough information security analysis, as well as advanced penetration testing techniques. Armed with the knowledge from the Security Analyst series, along with proper experience, readers will be able to perform the intensive assessments required to effectively identify and mitigate risks to the security of the organization's infrastructure. The series prepares readers for the EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (E

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Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 143548357X | ISBN-13: 9781435483576)

CSA) certification. Penetration Testing: Network and Perimeter Testing. Network and Perimeter Testing coverage includes firewall and ids penetration testing as well as penetration testing of laptops, PDA's, cellphones, e-mail, and security patches.

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Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats  (ISBN-10: 1435483561 | ISBN-13: 9781435483569)

The EC-Council

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Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols  (ISBN-10: 1435483553 | ISBN-13: 9781435483552)

The EC-Council

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases  (ISBN-10: 143548360X | ISBN-13: 9781435483606)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile  (ISBN-10: 1111036659 | ISBN-13: 9781111036652)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111136203 | ISBN-13: 9781111136208)

The EC-Council

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111125309 | ISBN-13: 9781111125301)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111135576 | ISBN-13: 9781111135577)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Penetration Testing: Procedures & Methodologies  (ISBN-10: 1435483677 | ISBN-13: 9781435483675)

The EC-Council

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Disaster Recovery  (ISBN-10: 1435488709 | ISBN-13: 9781435488700)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Virtualization Security  (ISBN-10: 1435488695 | ISBN-13: 9781435488694)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Network Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483774 | ISBN-13: 9781435483774)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Wireless Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483766 | ISBN-13: 9781435483767)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

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Cyber Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483715 | ISBN-13: 9781435483712)

NSA) certification. Un-patched software on network operating systems and hardware can be a common point of attack for an intruder. Vulnerability analysis will often identify outdated software and exploitation is soon to follow. This book, the fourth in the series, prepares the practitioner to create and administer effective policies and best practices in patch management, OS configuration and analysis to identify potential Network Security Weaknesses.

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Penetration Testing: Network Threat Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483707 | ISBN-13: 9781435483705)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Penetration Testing: Communication Media Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483693 | ISBN-13: 9781435483699)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

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Penetration Testing: Network & Perimeter Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483685 | ISBN-13: 9781435483682)

NSA) certification. An organization is only as strong as its weakest link. The same is true in network security. Mis-configurations, outdated software and technical glitches are often the easiest point of entry for a hacker. This book, the third in the series, is designed to teach the potential security practitioner how to harden the network infrastructure, evaluate hardware and software configurations and introduce log analysis, creating a strong foundation for Network Security Troubleshooting, response, and repair.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Disaster Recovery and Virtualization Security  (ISBN-10: 1111639248 | ISBN-13: 9781111639242)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Student Supplements

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111036977 | ISBN-13: 9781111036973)

Cengage Learning's companion websites provide you with real-life applications, supplemental readings, practice activities, web-based quizzes and other study tools that are specific to the book your instructor has chosen. You can use them for test preparation or with activities your instructor has assigned.

List Price = $51.00  | CengageBrain Price = $51.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $51.00

Computer Forensics: Hard Disk and Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483502 | ISBN-13: 9781435483507)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Hard Disks, File and Operating Systems provides a basic understanding of file systems, hard disks and digital media devices. Boot processes, Windows and Linux Forensics and application of password crackers are all discussed.

List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111312974 | ISBN-13: 9781111312978)

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Computer Forensics: Investigating Network Intrusions and Cyber Crime  (ISBN-10: 1435483529 | ISBN-13: 9781435483521)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Network Intrusions and Cybercrime includes a discussion of tools used in investigations as well as information on investigating network traffic, web attacks, DOS attacks, Corporate Espionage and much more!

List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00

Computer Forensics: Investigating Data and Image Files  (ISBN-10: 1435483510 | ISBN-13: 9781435483514)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Investigating Data and Image Files provides a basic understanding of steganography, data acquisition and duplication, encase, how to recover deleted files and partitions and image file forensics.

List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111308624 | ISBN-13: 9781111308629)

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111308519 | ISBN-13: 9781111308513)

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Computer Forensics: Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices  (ISBN-10: 1435483537 | ISBN-13: 9781435483538)

The Computer Forensic Series by EC-Council provides the knowledge and skills to identify, track, and prosecute the cyber-criminal. The series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation, designed to expose the reader to the process of detecting attacks and collecting evidence in a forensically sound manner with the intent to report crime and prevent future attacks. Learners are introduced to advanced techniques in computer investigation and analysis with interest in generating potential legal evidence. In full, this and the other four books provide preparation to identify evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases as well as track the intrusive hacker's path through a client system. The series and accompanying labs help prepare the security student or professional to profile an intruder's footprint and gather all necessary information and evidence to support prosecution in a court of law. Investigating Wireless Networks and Devices discusses how to investigate wireless attacks, as well as PDA, i-Pod, i-Phone and BlackBerry forensics.

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures  (ISBN-10: 1435483650 | ISBN-13: 9781435483651)

The EC-Council

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Network Defense: Security and Vulnerability Assessment  (ISBN-10: 1435483596 | ISBN-13: 9781435483590)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Penetration Testing: Security Analysis  (ISBN-10: 1435483669 | ISBN-13: 9781435483668)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111125333 | ISBN-13: 9781111125332)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers  (ISBN-10: 1435483626 | ISBN-13: 9781435483620)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 1435483618 | ISBN-13: 9781435483613)

NSA) certification. Proactive vulnerability assessment is key to any organization's security posture. Constant assessment for potential weakness is required to maintain a security edge as new vulnerabilities in operating systems, software, hardware, and even human elements are identified and exploited every day. This book, the fifth in the series, is designed to provide the fundamental knowledge necessary to comprehend overall network security posture and the basic practices in vulnerability assessment.

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483642 | ISBN-13: 9781435483644)

The Security Analyst Series from EC-Council

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Network Defense: Securing and Troubleshooting Network Operating Systems  (ISBN-10: 1435483588 | ISBN-13: 9781435483583)

Press is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in advanced penetration testing and information security analysis. The content of this series is designed to expose the reader to groundbreaking methodologies in conducting thorough information security analysis, as well as advanced penetration testing techniques. Armed with the knowledge from the Security Analyst series, along with proper experience, readers will be able to perform the intensive assessments required to effectively identify and mitigate risks to the security of the organization's infrastructure. The series prepares readers for the EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (E

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Network Defense: Perimeter Defense Mechanisms  (ISBN-10: 143548357X | ISBN-13: 9781435483576)

CSA) certification. Penetration Testing: Network and Perimeter Testing. Network and Perimeter Testing coverage includes firewall and ids penetration testing as well as penetration testing of laptops, PDA's, cellphones, e-mail, and security patches.

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Network Defense: Security Policy and Threats  (ISBN-10: 1435483561 | ISBN-13: 9781435483569)

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Network Defense: Fundamentals and Protocols  (ISBN-10: 1435483553 | ISBN-13: 9781435483552)

The EC-Council

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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases  (ISBN-10: 143548360X | ISBN-13: 9781435483606)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile  (ISBN-10: 1111036659 | ISBN-13: 9781111036652)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111136203 | ISBN-13: 9781111136208)

The EC-Council

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111125309 | ISBN-13: 9781111125301)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111135576 | ISBN-13: 9781111135577)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Penetration Testing: Procedures & Methodologies  (ISBN-10: 1435483677 | ISBN-13: 9781435483675)

The EC-Council

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Disaster Recovery  (ISBN-10: 1435488709 | ISBN-13: 9781435488700)

Press Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures Series is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in offensive network security, ethical hacking, and network defense and countermeasures. The content of this series is designed to immerse the reader into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure information systems. With the full series of books, the reader will gain in-depth knowledge and practical experience with essential security systems, and become prepared to succeed on the Certified Ethical Hacker, or C

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Virtualization Security  (ISBN-10: 1435488695 | ISBN-13: 9781435488694)

EH, certification from EC-Council. This certification covers a plethora of offensive security topics ranging from how perimeter defenses work, to scanning and attacking simulated networks. A wide variety of tools, viruses, and malware is presented in this and the other four books, providing a complete understanding of the tactics and tools used by hackers. By gaining a thorough understanding of how hackers operate, an Ethical Hacker will be able to set up strong countermeasures and defensive systems to protect an organization's critical infrastructure and information.

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Network Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483774 | ISBN-13: 9781435483774)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Wireless Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483766 | ISBN-13: 9781435483767)

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Cyber Safety  (ISBN-10: 1435483715 | ISBN-13: 9781435483712)

NSA) certification. Un-patched software on network operating systems and hardware can be a common point of attack for an intruder. Vulnerability analysis will often identify outdated software and exploitation is soon to follow. This book, the fourth in the series, prepares the practitioner to create and administer effective policies and best practices in patch management, OS configuration and analysis to identify potential Network Security Weaknesses.

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Penetration Testing: Network Threat Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483707 | ISBN-13: 9781435483705)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Penetration Testing: Communication Media Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483693 | ISBN-13: 9781435483699)

Press is comprised of 5 books designed to educate learners from a vendor-neutral standpoint how to defend the networks they manage. This series covers the fundamental skills in evaluating internal and external threats to network security and design, how to enforce network level security policies, and how to ultimately protect an organization's information. The books in the series cover a broad range of topics from secure network fundamentals, protocols & analysis, standards and policy, hardening infrastructure, to configuring IPS, IDS, firewalls, bastion host and honeypots. Learners completing this series will have a full understanding of defensive measures taken to secure their organization's information, and along with the proper experience these books will prepare readers for the EC-Council Network Security Administrator (E

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Penetration Testing: Network & Perimeter Testing  (ISBN-10: 1435483685 | ISBN-13: 9781435483682)

NSA) certification. An organization is only as strong as its weakest link. The same is true in network security. Mis-configurations, outdated software and technical glitches are often the easiest point of entry for a hacker. This book, the third in the series, is designed to teach the potential security practitioner how to harden the network infrastructure, evaluate hardware and software configurations and introduce log analysis, creating a strong foundation for Network Security Troubleshooting, response, and repair.

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Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Disaster Recovery and Virtualization Security  (ISBN-10: 1111639248 | ISBN-13: 9781111639242)

The Network Defense Series from EC-Council

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

EC-Council

The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in various e-business and security skills. It is the owner and developer of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker course, Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator program, License Penetration Tester program and various other programs offered in over 60 countries around the globe. These certifications are recognized worldwide and have received endorsements from various government agencies including the US Federal Government via the Montgomery GI Bill, and the US Government National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) certifying EC-Council Network Security Administrator (ENSA) program for meeting the 4011 training standard for information security professionals.