Cryptography: Code Making and Code Breaking: Cyber Attacks, Counterattacks, and Espionage, 1st Edition

  • Daniel E. Harmon
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508173176
  • ISBN-13: 9781508173175
  • DDC: 364.16
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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With constant headlines announcing the latest infiltration by hackers, it is more important than ever to be well informed on the topic. In this timely book, readers will learn about some of the approaches used by attackers, what they are looking for, and how the experts work to protect sensitive information. For example, specialists in law enforcement sometimes turn the tables on the criminals and track them down using the very same technology criminals used to commit the crime. Readers will be as informed as they are captivated by cryptography’s internet-age version of a criminal and crime-fighting story.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A New Variation of Cryptography.
2: Attackers have the Advantage.
3: What do Cyber Criminals Want?.
4: The Nations Respond.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.