Behind the Scenes with Coders: Cybersecurity Expert, 1st Edition

  • Daniel R. Faust
  • Published By: Powerkids Press
  • ISBN-10: 1508155658
  • ISBN-13: 9781508155652
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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With our use of technology increasing every day, it’s not surprising that our need for cybersecurity experts is also growing. In this informative text, readers will learn about why we need cybersecurity and what these security experts do to keep sensitive digital information safe. Students are introduced to the concept of computational thinking, as well as STEM concepts addressed in the Next Generation Science Standards. Informational diagrams and full-color photographs help students make connections with the text.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Staying Safe Online.
2: What Is Cybersecurity?.
3: Hacking, Phishing, Spoofing, and Clickjacking.
4: White Hats vs. Black Hats.
5: Biggest Breach.
6: Safer Systems and Stronger Codes.
7: A New Kind of Warfare.
8: Skills You'll Need.
9: Now Hiring.
10: The Future of Cybersecurity.