The Top Six Threats to Civilization: Cyberterrorism, 1st Edition

  • Erin L. McCoy
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502640430
  • ISBN-13: 9781502640437
  • DDC: 363.325
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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The last two decades have seen the ever-accelerating development of new technologies, from the internet and software applications to artificial intelligence, drones, and robotics. Alongside these advances, a new global threat has emerged: cyberterrorism. Through full-color photographs, sidebars, and a glossary, students will learn about different types of cyberattacks and cyberterrorists and the real and potential impacts they can have, as well as how nations and individuals are fighting back against this looming threat.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction: Cyberterrorists Attack.
2: How Cyberattackers Operate.
3: The Worst That Could Happen.
4: Assessing The Threat.
5: Fighting Back.
Further Information.
About the Author.