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Welcome to your Introduction to Cyber Security reading list! Here you will find the resources to support you throughout your module.
Cyber Security by Nearly every day we hear news that customer data has been compromised or new bugs have been discovered, leaving it open to the risk of falling into the wrong hands. Cyber security is more essential today than ever, not just in the workplace but at home too. This book covers the various types of cyber threat and explains what you can do to mitigate these risks and keep your data secure.
Call Number: 005.8 SUT + eBook
Publication Date: 2017
Security Engineering by The world has changed radically since the first edition of this book was published in 2001. Spammers, virus writers, phishermen, money launderers, and spies now trade busily with each other in a lively online criminal economy and as they specialize, they get better. In this indispensable, fully updated guide, Ross Anderson reveals how to build systems that stay dependable whether faced with error or malice. Here?s straight talk on critical topics such as technical engineering basics, types of attack, specialized protection mechanisms, security psychology, policy, and more.
Call Number: 005.1 AND + eBook
Publication Date: 2008
Cyber Security Basics by Information security does not have to be complicated. A clear understanding of the fundamentals can help establish a solid information security foundation for individuals, small businesses and large organizations. This 100-page book provides a primer for those new to the field, and a refresher for the more seasoned practitioner. The goal is to help clear some of the fog that can get in the way of implementing best practices. Practical and effective information security does not have to be complicated-- it can be achieved by learning and applying cyber security basics.
Call Number: 658.478 FRA
Publication Date: 2016