Hacking, cracking, and cyber crimes are hot topics these days and will continue to be for the foreseeable future. However, there are steps you can take to reduce your organization's threat level. The first step is to understand what risks, threats, and vulnerabilities currently exist in your environment. The second step is to learn as much
as possible about the problems so you can formulate a solid response. The third step is to intelligently deploy your selected countermeasures and safeguards to erect protections around your most mission-critical assets.
Whether a terrorist attack, fibre cut, security breach, natural disaster or traffic overload, today's networks must be designed to withstand adverse conditions and provide continuous service. This comprehensive, leading-edge book reveals the techniques and strategies to help you keep enterprise data and voice networks in service under critical circumstances. You learn numerous ways to minimize single points of failure through redundancy and backups, and discover how to select the right networking technologies to improve survivability and performance....
The 29th of January, 1757, was a notable day in the life of Ben Franklin of Philadelphia, well known in the
metropolis of America as printer and politician, and famous abroad as a scientist and Friend of the Human
The level of threat posed by a terrorist group is determined in large part by its ability to build its organizational capabilities and bring those capabilities to bear in violent action. As part of homeland security efforts, technology systems play a key role within a larger, integrated strategy to target groups
Chương 10 - Vi phạm hợp đồng (Breach of contract). Những nội dung chính được trình bày trong chương này gồm có: Vi phạm hợp đồng và tính trọng yếu của vi phạm, trách nhiệm rõ ràng và trách nhiệm mặc nhiên, các tình huống vi phạm hợp đồng thường gặp, một số ví dự ứng đáp trong thực hiện hợp đồng.
he security of networked computers is all about making sure that the
right people have access to the right information, and that they get it intact
without anyone listening in as the information is transmitted. To accomplish
those goals, you have to be sure that people are who they claim to be. You
also have to have a way of dealing with security breaches while—and after—
they occur, so you can figure out what is (or was) going wrong in order to
correct the problem. The difference between security on a local area network
(LAN) and security on the Internet is largely one of scale.
I hope that this book is as much fun to read as it was to research and write. My goal
was to cover all the major topics surrounding computer security: hackers, viruses,
and the rapid erosion of personal privacy.
These are fascinating subjects. You feel as if you’re watching a great game that might
take decades to finish, if it is ever truly finished. A clever hacker scores a point by breaching
security, then the other side (the government or some other member of the anti-hacker
team) scores by nabbing the hacker, then another hacker steps up to bat with a new tactic,
and so on. Back...
The “2000 CSI/FBI Computer Crime and Security Survey,” conducted in
early 2000 by the Computer Security Institute (CSI) with participation by
the San Francisco office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI),
showed that 90 percent of survey participants from large U.S. corporations,
financial institutions, medical institutions, universities, and government
agencies detected security breaches in 1999. About 70 percent of the participants
experienced breaches more serious than viruses or employee Web
Your market-leading BPP books, course materials and e-learning materials do not write and update
themselves. People write them: on their own behalf or as employees of an organisation that invests in this
activity. Copyright law protects their livelihoods. It does so by creating rights over the use of the content.
Breach of copyright is a form of theft – as well as being a criminal offence in some jurisdictions, it is
potentially a serious breach of professional ethics.
This module provides students with an appreciation of the challenges that are
involved in maintaining a secure and reliable system.
After completing this module, students will be able to:
Use Group Policy to apply security policies to secure the user environment.
Use Group Policy to configure password and logon account policies.
Analyze security log files to detect security breaches.
Secure the logon process by using smart cards.
Apply service packs, hotfixes, and antivirus software.
You may know ASP.NET, but if you don't understand how to secure your applications, you need this book. This vital guide explores the often-overlooked topic of teaching programmers how to design ASP.NET Web applications so as to prevent online thefts and security breaches.
You'll start with a thorough look at ASP.NET 3.5 basics and see happens when you don't implement security, including some amazing examples. The book then delves into the development of a Web application, walking you through the vulnerable points at every phase.
The IT profession has experienced dramatic changes
within the past 10 years and the pace is not slowing.
Just within the past year, we have seen:
• Vista, a new OS from Microsoft
• Leopard, a new OS from Apple
• A new certification program from Cisco
• A new certification program from Microsoft
• A record year for data security breaches
• An increase in the importance of balancing IT
and business skills
In its Ninth Programme, the English Law Commission said it would set up this
joint project to examine at least two key areas of insurance contract
law: non-disclosure (which will necessarily include misrepresentation) and breach
of warranty. It said we would consult on whether there is a need to review other
areas such as the law on insurable interest and on joint policies. No decision has
yet been made as to whether other areas should be reviewed.
And what about outside the UK? BPP Learning Media strives to make our materials available at prices
students can afford by local printing arrangements, pricing policies and partnerships which are clearly
listed on our website. A tiny minority ignore this and indulge in criminal activity by illegally photocopying
our material or supporting organisations that do. If they act illegally and unethically in one area, can you
really trust them?
Occlusive vascular disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality.There is now better understanding of the mechanisms by which the haemostatic system ensures blood remains fluid within vessels, yet forms a solid plug when a vessel is breached, and of the ways in which haemostasis may be altered by drugs to prevent or reverse (lyse) pathological thrombosis.
Note the following details of the code protection feature on Microchip devices: • • Microchip products meet the specification contained in their particular Microchip Data Sheet. Microchip believes that its family of products is one of the most secure families of its kind on the market today, when used in the intended manner and under normal conditions. There are dishonest and possibly illegal methods used to breach the code protection feature.
Security Issues in Wireless Systems
The issue of security of computer systems and networks, especially security of wireless networks and systems has become essential, given the dependence of people on these systems in their daily life. This chapter presents the main issues for wireless networks and the need to secure access to such systems; any breach to such systems may entail loss of money, loss of national security information, or leak of such information and secrets to unwanted parties including competitors and enemies (see Section 12.1)....
Enterprise network architectures are in a constant state of flux, and due to a lack of
resources and knowledgeable security expertise, some businesses are unable to
maintain ongoing security best practices that include proactive security planning and
Because today's security threats are so stealthy, it is often difficult to impossible to
perform root cause analysis to determine how a breach or potential breach event
The Mzansi Account is the result of a banking industry initiative to provide a standard bank account,
which is affordable, readily available and suits the specific needs of the previously unbanked com-
munities. This initiative is a requirement of the Financial Sector Charter, which requires banks to
make banking more accessible to the nation and, specifically, to increase banking reach to all com-