Cyber Security, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3319022792
  • ISBN-13: 9783319022796
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The experts of the International Working Group-Landau Network Centro Volta (IWG-LNCV) discuss aspects of cyber security and present possible methods of deterrence, defense and resilience against cyber attacks. This SpringerBrief covers state-of-the-art documentation on the deterrence power of cyber attacks and argues that nations are entering a new cyber arms race. The brief also provides a technical analysis of possible cyber attacks towards critical infrastructures in the chemical industry and chemical safety industry. The authors also propose modern analyses and a holistic approach to resilience and security of Industrial Control Systems. The combination of contextual overview and future directions in the field makes this brief a useful resource for researchers and professionals studying systems security, data security and data structures. Advanced-level students interested in data security will also find this brief a helpful guide to recent research.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the IWG-LNCV.
1: Cyber as Deterrent.
2: Cybersecurity and Cyber Weapons: Is Nonproliferation Possible?.
3: Cyber Security for Nuclear Power Plants.
4: Cyber Security for Chemical Plants.
5: From Fortress to Resilience.
6: Cyber Security and Resilience of Industrial Control Systems and Critical Infrastructures.