This is part two of the four-part series that prepares you to pass the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) exam. In this course, you'll gain hands-on experience with the techniques and tools used to compromise user devices and systems as part of sanctioned penetration testing exercises.
Digital Forensics and Incident Response by Gerard JohansenBook Description An understanding of how digital forensics integrates with the overall response to cybersecurity incidents is key to securing your organization's infrastructure from attacks. This updated second edition will help you perform cutting-edge digital forensic activities and incident response. After focusing on the fundamentals of incident response that are critical to any information security team, you'll move on to exploring the incident response framework. From understanding its importance to creating a swift and effective response to security incidents, the book will guide you with the help of useful examples. You'll later get up to speed with digital forensic techniques, from acquiring evidence and examining volatile memory through to hard drive examination and network-based evidence. As you progress, you'll discover the role that threat intelligence plays in the incident response process. You'll also learn how to prepare an incident response report that documents the findings of your analysis. Finally, in addition to various incident response activities, the book will address malware analysis, and demonstrate how you can proactively use your digital forensic skills in threat hunting. By the end of this book, you'll have learned how to efficiently investigate and report unwanted security breaches and incidents in your organization. What you will learn Create and deploy an incident response capability within your own organization Perform proper evidence acquisition and handling Analyze the evidence collected and determine the root cause of a security incident Become well-versed with memory and log analysis Integrate digital forensic techniques and procedures into the overall incident response process Understand the different techniques for threat hunting Write effective incident reports that document the key findings of your analysis Who this book is for This book is for cybersecurity and information security professionals who want to implement digital forensics and incident response in their organization. You will also find the book helpful if you are new to the concept of digital forensics and are looking to get started with the fundamentals. A basic understanding of operating systems and some knowledge of networking fundamentals are required to get started with this book.
Explore real-world threat scenarios, attacks on mobile applications, and ways to counter them.
About This Book- Gain insights into the current threat landscape of mobile applications in particular- Explore the different options that are available on mobile platforms and pr. event circumventions made by attackers. This is a step-by-step guide to setting up your own mobile penetration testing environment.
This book outlines how to implement a new plan or evaluate an existing one, and is especially targeted to those who are new to the topic.
It is the definitive resource for learning the key characteristics of an effective information systems security officer (ISSO), and paints a comprehensive portrait of an ISSO's duties, their challenges, and working environments, from handling new technologies and threats, to performing information security duties in a national security environment.
This chapter covers working with policies and then supporting documents such as standards, baselines, guidelines, procedures,plans and programs.
These four topic areas make up the Fundamental Concepts and Governance category.
Implementing Enterprise Risk Management by John Fraser; Betty Simkins; Robert Kolb; Kristina Louise NarvaezImplementing Enterprise Risk Management is a practical guide to establishing an effective ERM system by applying best practices at a granular level. Case studies of leading organizations including Mars, Statoil, LEGO, British Columbia Lottery Corporation, and Astro illustrate the real-world implementation of ERM on a macro level, while also addressing how ERM informs the response to specific incidents. Readers will learn how top companies are effectively constructing ERM systems to positively drive financial growth and manage operational and outside risk factors.
This book provides information security and risk management teams with detailed, practical guidance on how to develop and implement a risk assessment in line with the requirements of ISO27001.
Business Intelligence Guidebook by Rick ShermanBusiness Intelligence Guidebook: From Data Integration to Analytics shines a bright light on an often-neglected topic, arming you with the knowledge you need to design rock-solid business intelligence and data integration processes.
Protected Health Information (PHI) Protected health information (PHI) is a special subset of PII that applies to any entity defined under the United States HIPAA laws. ... PCI D. ... PCI D.
Applied Cryptography by Bruce SchneierFrom the world's most renowned security technologist, Bruce Schneier, this 20th Anniversary Edition is the most definitive reference on cryptography ever published and is the seminal work on cryptography. Cryptographic techniques have applications far beyond the obvious uses of encoding and decoding information. For developers who need to know about capabilities, such as digital signatures, that depend on cryptographic techniques, there's no better overview than Applied Cryptography, the definitive book on the subject. Bruce Schneier covers general classes of cryptographic protocols and then specific techniques, detailing the inner workings of real-world cryptographic algorithms including the Data Encryption Standard and RSA public-key cryptosystems. The book includes source-code listings and extensive advice on the practical aspects of cryptography implementation, such as the importance of generating truly random numbers and of keeping keys secure. ". . .the best introduction to cryptography I've ever seen. . . .The book the National Security Agency wanted never to be published. . . ." -Wired Magazine ". . .monumental . . . fascinating . . . comprehensive . . . the definitive work on cryptography for computer programmers . . ." -Dr. Dobb's Journal ". . .easily ranks as one of the most authoritative in its field." -PC Magazine The book details how programmers and electronic communications professionals can use cryptography-the technique of enciphering and deciphering messages-to maintain the privacy of computer data. It describes dozens of cryptography algorithms, gives practical advice on how to implement them into cryptographic software, and shows how they can be used to solve security problems. The book shows programmers who design computer applications, networks, and storage systems how they can build security into their software and systems. With a new Introduction by the author, this premium edition will be a keepsake for all those committed to computer and cyber security.
VIDEO includes a transcript - Attacks against cryptography. So in this section of this lesson, we're not going to be talking or demonstrating, actually attacking cryptography. What we're gonna be talking about is methods to attack cryptography.
The new 2nd Edition of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery for IT Professionals gives you the most up-to-date planning and risk management techniques for business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR). With distributed networks, increasing demands for confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data, and the widespread risks to the security of personal, confidential and sensitive data, no organization can afford to ignore the need for disaster planning.
Building a Comprehensive IT Security Program shares why organizations continue to fail to secure their critical information assets and explains the internal and external adversaries facing organizations today. This book supplies the necessary knowledge and skills to protect organizations better in the future by implementing a comprehensive approach to security.
This is an update and expansion upon PMI's popular reference, The Practice Standard for Project Risk Management. Risk Management addresses the fact that certain events or conditions may occur with impacts on project, program, and portfolio objectives.
Root Cause Analysis (RCA), case studies and more!
All the tools needed to perform a thorough risk assessment--whether you're working in insurance, forensics, engineering, or public safety Risk analysis is the method of analyzing the dangers to individuals, businesses, and government agencies posed by potential natural and man-made hazards.
More than 13 hours of video training covering all of the objectives in the CCNA Security 210-260 exam. Includes over 100 practice questions, interactive exercises and CLI simulations so you can practice and assess your skills.
Written by two experts in the field who deal with QOS predicaments every day and now in this 2nd edition give special attention to the realm of Data Centers, QoS Enabled Networks:Tools and Foundations, 2nd Edition provides a lucid understanding of modern QOS theory mechanisms in packet networks and how to apply them in practice. This book is focuses on the tools and foundations of QoS providing the knowledge to understand what benefits QOS offers and what can be built on top of it.
Written by bestselling IT security certification author and trainer Darril Gibson, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide, Third Edition clearly explains all exam domains.
You will get lists of topics covered at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth answer explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide, Third Edition also serves as an essential on-the-job reference.
Leading data center expert Gustavo A. A. Santana thoroughly explores all components of an end-to-end data center virtualization solution, including networking, storage, servers, operating systems, application optimization, and security.
A full-color beginner's guide to the core concepts and skills of virtualization Virtualization is the IT world's hottest trend in recent years, and many colleges do not yet have curricula in place to prepare students for this important area. This guide fills the need, with a learn-by-doing approach to mastering the core elements of virtualization. Each chapter clearly outlines what is covered, thoroughly discusses the concepts, and engages readers with hands-on tutorials. The book covers how virtualization software operates; hypervisor products; how to manage CPU, memory, storage, and networking; and much more. Fills the gap left by the many colleges and universities that are unprepared to educate IT students on virtualization, a megatrend in the IT world Covers the fundamental concepts and skills, including how virtualization software operates within a computing environment Explains the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 hypervisors and tells how to create a virtual machine from scratch or by migrating from physical to virtual Tells how to manage the basics and how to configure supporting devices for a virtual machine Virtualization Essentials gets IT students and practitioners up to speed on one of the most important aspects of today's IT environment.
In daily lives, one may need to find out the number of all possible outcomes for a series of events. For solving these problems, mathematical theory of counting are used. Counting mainly encompasses the fundamental counting rule, the permutation rule, and the combination rule.
n this chapter, we will discuss how recursive techniques can derive sequences and be used for solving counting problems. We study the theory of linear recurrence relations and their solutions. Finally, we introduce generating functions for solving recurrence relations.
The RSA algorithm is the basis of a cryptosystem -- a suite of cryptographic algorithms that are used for specific security services or purposes -- which enables public key encryption and is widely used to secure sensitive data, particularly when being sent over an insecure network such as the internet.
A repository of white papers, ITL bulletins, NIST Internal/Interagency Reports (NISTIRs), and more computer security publications.
The Information Technology Laboratory's (ITL) Computer Security Resource Center (CSRC) provides access to NIST's cybersecurity- and information security-related projects, publications, news, and events. CSRC supports stakeholders in government, industry, and academia—both in the U.S. and internationally.
The Reading Room More than 75,000 unique visitors read papers in the Reading Room every month and it has become the starting point for exploration of topics ranging from SCADA to wireless security, from firewalls to intrusion detection. The SANS Reading Room features over 2,750 original computer security white papers in 106 different categories.