eBook Cybersecurity Policies and Strategies for Cyberwarfare Prevention, 1st Edition

  • Jean-Loup Richet
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  • ISBN-10: 1466684577
  • ISBN-13: 9781466684577
  • DDC: 364.4
  • 393 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Cybersecurity has become a topic of concern over the past decade as private industry, public administration, commerce, and communication have gained a greater online presence. As many individual and organizational activities continue to evolve in the digital sphere, new vulnerabilities arise. CYBERSECURITY POLICIES AND STRATEGIES FOR CYBERWARFARE PREVENTION serves as an integral publication on the latest legal and defensive measures being implemented to protect individuals, as well as organizations, from cyber threats. Examining online criminal networks and threats in both the public and private spheres, this book is a necessary addition to the reference collections of IT specialists, administrators, business managers, researchers, and students interested in uncovering new ways to thwart cyber breaches and protect sensitive digital information.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Digital Crime, Forensics, and Cyber Terrorism (ADCFCT) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Introduction to Cybersecurity and Cyberwarfare Principles.
1: Toward Principles of Cyberspace Security.
2: Cyber Warfare: The State of the Art.
3: Attribution.
Cybersecurity at Stake: Monitoring Threats, Managing Risks and Defensive Measures.
4: Security Monitoring of the Cyber Space.
5: The Rigorous Security Risk Management Model: State of the Art.
6: Cybersecurity Requires a Clear Systems Engineering Approach as a Basis for Its Cyberstrategy.
7: Towards Protecting Critical Infrastructures.
8: Cyber-Attacks, Retaliation and Risk: Legal and Technical Implications for Nation-States and Private Entities.
National Issues, Strategies and Policies.
9: Developing Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) in Cyberspace between Pakistan and India.
10: Cyber Attacks and Preliminary Steps in Cyber Security in National Protection.
11: Conflict in Cyberspace: The Case of the Middle East.
12: Information Warfare in the 2013-2014 Ukraine Crisis.
Concluding Remarks and Reflections on the Essence of Cyberwarfare.
13: The Islamist Cyberpropaganda Threat and Its Counter Terrorism Policy Implications.
14: Thinking Systemically about Security and Resilience in an Era of Cybered Conflict.
15: Cyberinsecurity and Cyberwarfare: The Case for Social Science and Philosophical Approaches. Reflections from Asia..
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.