Rated 9 out of 10. "Outstanding overview... fascinating read about a most important subject"
Balanced blend of history and technical details that makes it very easy to read
If you are teaching this subject at all then you should use this book as a starting point.
This book feels as if it can stand the test of time.
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Paulo is an Assistant Professor at Arizona State University where he directs the CySIS Lab. he holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and previously served in the U.S. Army. [go to Paulo]
Jana is a research scientist at Arizona State Unviersity and holds a Master Degree in Ethnology and Sociology from the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz. [go to Jana]
From the cover:
Cyber Warfare has become a global problem threatening governments, corporations and individuals. This new domain of warfare is not only inhabited by governments such as China, Russia, Iran, and the United States, but a variety of other actors including insurgent groups like Hezbollah and Hamas as well as hacking groups such as Anonymous, LulzSec, and others. According to a recent analysis the global market for Cyber Warfare consulting, product development and protective services will reach a value of $15.9 billion in 2012. This in-depth text on cyber warfare, written by experts on the front lines, explores the cutting edge world of cyber-warfare including the following:
For Soldiers and leaders engaging in the ongoing battles of cyberspace, this book will beindispensable.
Lieutenant General (ret.) Charles P. Otstott
The most thorough study to date of the many facets of cyber-warfare - for scholars andpractitioners alike.
Gerardo I. Simari, Senior Researcher
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Oxford
A must read for those with an interest in when, how, and why cyber-attacks occur, who is behindthem, and how the U.S. can defend itself.
V.S. Subrahmanian, Professor
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Maryland
This book thoroughly explores cases such as Stuxnet, Aurora, and others as if they were military operations. This is an imperative for anyone interested in this new dimension of warfare.
Netherlands Defense Academy