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Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms, 1st Edition

  • EC-Council
  • ISBN-10: 1435483618  |  ISBN-13: 9781435483613
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
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About

Overview

The EC-Council | 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|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.

Features and Benefits

  • Reflects the latest developments in the domain, including new hacking techniques, exploits, automated programs as well as defensive recommendations as outlined by experts in the field.
  • Exposes the reader to security checklists that can aid in auditing an organization's information assets; tools which will check for vulnerabilities that can be exploited; and above all a methodology to assess the security posture of an organization by doing a penetration test against it.
  • The C
  • EH body of knowledge represents detailed contributions from many security experts, academicians, industry practitioners and the security community at large.
  • Includes all the need-to-know information about hacking: tools, vulnerabilities, how to solve them and prevent hacking from happening.
  • Includes an online Student Resource Center containing bonus content and tools to assist in successful completion of the Hands-On Projects.
  • Free instructor resources available online, including Instructor Manual, ExamView testbank, Powerpoint presentations, additional hands-on activities and labs, assessment activities, and final exam.

Table of Contents

Trojans and Backdoors.
Viruses and Worms.
Sniffers.
Social Engineering.
Phishing.
Denial of Service.
Buffer Overflows.

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: Ethical Hacking Series (Attack Phases; Threats and Defense Mechanisms; Web Applications and Data Servers; Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems; and Secure Network Infrastructures) + Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures

ISBN-10: 1133907245  | ISBN-13: 9781133907244

List Price = $557.95  | CengageBrain Price = $557.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $418.46

This Bundle Includes:

  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases
    List Price = $79.49  | CengageBrain Price = $79.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $79.49
  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
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  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers
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  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems
    List Price = $79.49  | CengageBrain Price = $79.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $79.49
  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures
    List Price = $79.49  | CengageBrain Price = $79.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $79.49
  • Student Resource Center Instant Access Code for Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures
    List Price = $190.00  | CengageBrain Price = $190.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $190.00


ePack: eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms + Student Resource Center Instant Access Code

ISBN-10:  1133623239  | ISBN-13:  9781133623236

List Price = $148.95  | CengageBrain Price = $148.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.71

This Bundle Includes:

  • Student Resource Center Instant Access Code
    List Price = $77.00  | CengageBrain Price = $77.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $77.00
  • eBook: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $79.49  | CengageBrain Price = $79.49  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $79.49


ePack: Text + iLabs Instant Access Code for Certified Ethical Hacking Individual Purchase

ISBN-10:  1133809278  | ISBN-13:  9781133809272

List Price = $372.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $279.71

This Bundle Includes:

  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • iLabs Instant Access for Certified Ethical Hacking Individual Purchase
    List Price = $293.00  | CengageBrain Price = $293.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $293.00


Bundle: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures

ISBN-10:  111112194X  | ISBN-13:  9781111121945

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This Bundle Includes:

  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00


ePack: Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems + Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infr. + iLabs Instant Access Code for Cert. Ethical Hacking

ISBN-10:  1133809251  | ISBN-13:  9781133809258

List Price = $752.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $564.71

This Bundle Includes:

  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Attack Phases
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Web Applications and Data Servers
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Linux, Macintosh and Mobile Systems
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Secure Network Infrastructures
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • iLabs Instant Access for Certified Ethical Hacking Individual Purchase
    List Price = $293.00  | CengageBrain Price = $293.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $293.00


Bundle: Text + iLabs Printed Access Card for Certified Ethical Hacking

ISBN-10:  1133809510 | ISBN-13:  9781133809517

List Price = $340.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $255.71

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  • Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures: Threats and Defense Mechanisms
    List Price = $99.95  | CengageBrain Price = $99.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • iLabs Printed Access Card for Certified Ethical Hacking
    List Price = $266.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $199.50


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111037159 | ISBN-13: 9781111037154)

List Price = $77.00  | CengageBrain Price = $77.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $77.00

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

The EC-Council

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

The EC-Council

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

Student Supplements

Student Resource Center Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111037159 | ISBN-13: 9781111037154)

List Price = $77.00  | CengageBrain Price = $77.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $77.00

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

The EC-Council

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

The EC-Council

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

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.