Cybercrime: Digital Cops in a Networked Environment

The Internet has dramatically altered the landscape of crime and national security, creating new threats, such as identity theft, computer viruses, and cyberattacks. Moreover, because cybercrimes are often not limited to a single site or nation, crime scenes themselves have changed. Consequently, law enforcement must confront these new dangers and embrace novel methods of prevention, as well as produce new tools for digital surveilla...

Security: The Human Factor

Address human vulnerabilities with this essential guide - Practical advice from an acknowledged expert - endorsed by BT! Your business information is likely to be much more valuable than the hardware on which it is stored. The loss of a laptop might set you back GBP400, but if the files on the laptop included sensitive customer data or the blueprint for a new product, the cost of repairing the damage would run into thousands. The con...

Swanson on Internal Auditing: Raising the Bar

A culmination of 26 years experience in the internal audit field, this book encompasses a compilation of articles that the author, Dan Swanson an internal audit veteran has prepared over the years. It is a comprehensive, yet concise, work which discusses numerous different internal audit challenges and practices, all in one place. It can serve as a road map to develop that true internal audit function. It opens with chapters that exp...

The E-Privacy Imperative : Protect Your Customers' Internet Privacy

The E-Privacy Imperative is especially designed to help Web site owners and operators protect themselves, their customers, and their businesses through careful technology practices and responsible information handling. Readers will: -- Understand the key arguments of privacy advocates, including major threats to privacy and federal regulations concerning privacy.-- Learn to avoid both purposeful and accidental or negligent invasions ...

Cybersecurity in the European Union

Cybercrime affects over 1 million people worldwide a day, and cyber attacks on public institutions and businesses are increasing. This book interrogates the European Union's evolving cybersecurity policies and strategy and argues that while progress is being made, much remains to be done to ensure a secure and resilient cyberspace in the future.

Securing Biometrics Applications

Biometrics is becoming increasingly common in establishments that require high security such as state security and financial sectors. The increased threat to national security by terrorists has led to the explosive popularity of biometrics. Biometric devices are now available to capture biometric measurements such as fingerprints, palm, retinal scans, keystroke, voice recognition and facial scanning. However, the accuracy of these me...

Sicherheit in vernetzten Systemen: 24. DFN-Konferenz

Im Namen der DFN-CERT Services GmbH und des Programm-Komitees prasentieren wir Ihnen den Konferenzband zur 24. DFN-Konferenz "Sicherheit in vernetzten Systemen" in Hamburg. Seit 1994 jahrlich stattfindend, hat er sich mit seiner betont technischen und wissenschaftlichen Ausrichtung als eine der groten deutschen Sicherheitstagungen etabliert. In diesem Band finden Sie die Langfassungen der ausgewahlten Beitrage bzw. der Redner auf der...

Internet Governance in an Age of Cyber Insecurity

U.S. interests lie in the continuation of a single, open, globally interconnected network for the free exchange of ideas and the conduct of economic activity. Criminals and rogue nations are threatening that paradigm, exploiting fundamental weaknesses in the architecture of the Internet. Cybersecurity and homeland security expert Robert K. Knake urges the United States to promote its vision for a secure Internet through existing inte...

Violence at the Urban Margins

In the Americas, debates around issues of citizen's public safety--from debates that erupt after highly publicized events, such as the shootings of Jordan Davis and Trayvon Martin, to those that recurrently dominate the airwaves in Latin America--are dominated by members of the middle and upper-middle classes. However, a cursory count of the victims of urban violence in the Americas reveals that the people suffering the most from vio...

Understanding semantic networks and End to End Encryption

Semantic networks are often considering as too large and have difficulties while browsing effectively. These networks have mostly missing information items. There are categories of semantic networks into simplify, prune and filter so as to reveal the location for most of the given information. There is need for end to end encryption for managing cloud services to secure data privacy ad confidentiality. The analysis is done using DH-E...