Legal, Ethical & Social Aspects of IT Products

  • Cybercrime in Progress

    Theory and prevention of technology-enabled offenses

    By Thomas J Holt, Adam M Bossler

    The emergence of the World Wide Web, smartphones, and computers has transformed the world and enabled individuals to engage in crimes in a multitude of new ways. Criminological scholarship on these issues has increased dramatically over the last decade, as have studies on ways to prevent and police…

    Hardback – 2016-01-12 
    Crime Science Series

  • Honeypots and Routers

    Collecting Internet Attacks

    By Mohssen Mohammed, Habib-ur Rehman

    As the number of Internet-based consumer transactions continues to rise, the need to protect these transactions against hacking becomes more and more critical. An effective approach to securing information on the Internet is to analyze the signature of attacks in order to build a defensive strategy…

    Hardback – 2015-12-30 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Anti-Spam Techniques Based on Artificial Immune System

    By Ying Tan

    Today high volumes of spam not only waste resources and impede productivity, but also present severe threats to computer system security and personal privacy. This book introduces research on anti-spam techniques based on the artificial immune system, similar to the biological immune system, to…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
    CRC Press

  • Securing an IT Organization through Governance, Risk Management, and Audit

    By Ken E. Sigler, James L. Rainey, III

    Introduces CobiT5 methods from a cybersecurity perspective. Provides details of Cybersecurity Framework with emphasis on the processes directly related to governance, risk management, and audit. Maps each CSF step and activity to CobiT5 methods, resulting in an extension to the CSF…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
    Auerbach Publications
    Internal Audit and IT Audit

  • Encyclopedia of Information Systems and Technology - Two Volume Set

    Edited by Phillip A. Laplante

    Spanning the multi-disciplinary scope of information technology, the Encyclopedia of Information Systems and Technology draws together comprehensive coverage of the inter-related aspects of information systems and technology.The topics covered in this encyclopedia encompass internationally…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    CRC Press

  • The Cognitive Early Warning Predictive System Using the Smart Vaccine

    The New Digital Immunity Paradigm for Smart Cities and Critical Infrastructure

    By Rocky Termanini

    Here’s an interesting revelation ... during the plague of Athens in 430 BC, the Greeks realized that people who had previously survived smallpox did not contract the disease a second time. In fact, these survivors were often called upon to attend to those afflicted with smallpox. Consider this book…

    Hardback – 2015-11-25 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Leading the Internal Audit Function

    By Lynn Fountain

    While the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) has provided standards and guidelines for the practice of internal audit through the International Professional Practice Framework (IPPF), internal auditors and Chief Audit Executives (CAEs) continue to experience difficulties when attempting to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05 
    Auerbach Publications
    Internal Audit and IT Audit

  • Securing Cyber-Physical Systems

    Edited by Al-Sakib Khan Pathan

    Think about someone taking control of your car while you're driving. Or, someone hacking into a drone and taking control. Both of these things have been done, and both are attacks against cyber-physical systems (CPS). Securing Cyber-Physical Systems explores the cybersecurity needed for CPS, with a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-19 
    CRC Press

  • The Future of Internet Policy

    Edited by Peter Decherney, Victor Pickard

    All of the short essays in this volume look past the rhetoric of technological determinism and reliance on the natural logic of the market to consider the power of law and policy to steer new media in one direction or another. Many of the essays look backwards through history or outwards across…

    Hardback – 2015-10-12 

  • Global Information Warfare

    The New Digital Battlefield, Second Edition

    By Andrew Jones, Gerald L. Kovacich

    Since the turn of the century much has happened in politics, governments, spying, technology, global business, mobile communications, and global competition on national and corporate levels. These sweeping changes have nearly annihilated privacy anywhere in the world and have also affected how…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25
    Auerbach Publications

  • Perspectives on Information

    Edited by Magnus Ramage, David Chapman

    Information is everywhere, and defines everything in today's society. Moreover, information is a key concept in a wide range of academic disciplines, from quantum physics to public policy. However, these disciplines all interpret the concept in quite different ways. This book looks at information…

    Paperback – 2015-09-20
    Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science

  • Networks of Power in Digital Copyright Law and Policy

    Political Salience, Expertise and the Legislative Process

    By Benjamin Farrand

    In this book, Benjamin Farrand employs an interdisciplinary approach that combines legal analysis with political theory to explore the development of copyright law in the EU. Farrand utilises Foucault’s concept of Networks of Power and Culpepper’s Quiet Politics to assess the adoption and…

    Paperback – 2015-09-04

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