Hacked: The Secrets Behind Cyber Attacks

Computing & Technology, Computing Basics & Reference
Paperback Published on: 03/04/2024
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When it comes to cyber attacks, everyone's a potential victim. But you don't have to be helpless against these threats. Hackedoffers the knowledge and strategies you need to protect yourself and your business. In this book, cybersecurity expert Jessica Barker uncovers how hackers are weaponizing cutting-edge tactics and technologies to target individuals and organizations, before showing how you can safeguard yourself against any potential attacks and how to react if you do become a target.

Featuring expert commentary from world-leading cybersecurity experts and ethical hackers, this book uncovers the fascinating stories of the most insidious and notorious cyber attacks, including how the Mirai malware almost took down the internet and how a supply chain attack infiltrated the US government and other global institutions.

From social engineering and data theft to ransomware and Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks, there are numerous strategies that hackers use to target our finances and data. Uncover their secrets and learn how to safeguard your data with Hacked.

  • Publisher: Kogan Page Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781398613706
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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If, like me, you are interested in cyber security, you will read this book in one go.
I have already reviewed one book by Jessica Barker titled Confident Cyber Security and I gave it five stars. Once again, I have given her five stars for ge... READ MORE
Phil from Basingstoke
In this book I found lots of interesting information about cyber attacks and cybersecurity with tips and strategies to help you stay secure and keep your i... READ MORE
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