Advanced Persistent Security: A Cyberwarfare Approach to Implementing Adaptive Enterprise Protection, Detection, and Reaction Strategies, 1st Edition

  • Ira Winkler
  • Araceli Treu Gomes
  • Published By: Syngress
  • ISBN-10: 012809365X
  • ISBN-13: 9780128093658
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 260 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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This text covers secure network design and implementation, including authentication, authorization, data and access integrity, network monitoring, and risk assessment. Using such recent high profile cases as Target, Sony, and Home Depot, the book explores information security risks, identifies the common threats organizations face, and presents tactics on how to prioritize the right countermeasures. The book discusses concepts such as malignant versus malicious threats, adversary mentality, motivation, the economics of cybercrime, the criminal infrastructure, dark webs, and the criminals organizations currently face.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: What Is Advanced Persistent Security?.
2: Cyberwarfare Concepts.
3: What Is Proaction?.
4: Risk Management.
5: How to Hack Computers.
6: Threat.
7: Adversary Infrastructure.
8: Governance.
9: Vulnerabilities to Address.
10: Countermeasures.
11: Security Culture.
12: What Is Threat Intelligence?.
13: What is Detection?.
14: Detection Deficit Disorder.
15: The Human Intrusion Detection System.
16: Kill Chain Analysis.
17: Setting Reaction Strategy.
18: Incident Response and Investigations.
19: Know Yourself.
20: Know Your Adversaries.
21: Define Your Strategy.
22: Determining the Appropriate Countermeasures.
23: Advanced Persistent Security.