Malware: Fighting Malicious Code

by Skoudis, Ed
4.2 out of 5 Customer Rating
ISBN: 9780131014053


Reveals how attackers install malicious code and how they evade detectionShows how you can defeat their schemes and keep your computers and network safe Details viruses, worms, backdoors, Trojan horses, RootKits, and other threatsExplains how to handle today's threats, with an eye on handling the threats to comeThis is a truly outstanding book-enormous technical wealth and beautifully written. Warwick FordEd does it again, piercing the veil of mystery surrounding many of the more technical aspects of computer security Harlan Carvey, CISSPThis book is entertaining and informative, while justifiably scaring you. Luckily it also tells you how to protect yourself, but makes you realize it's going to be a permanent spy-vs-spy struggle. Radia Perlman, Distinguished Engineer, Sun MicrosystemsKeep control of your systems out of the hands of unknown attackersIgnoring the threat of malware is one of the most reckless things you can do in today's increasingly hostile computing environment. Malware is malicious code planted on your computer, and it can give the attacker a truly alarming degree of control over your system, network, and data-all without your knowledge Written for compute
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Author: Skoudis, Ed
  • ISBN: 9780131014053
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 9.20 x 1.50
  • Number Of Pages: 672
  • Publication Year: 2003

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