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The Resource Beyond fear : thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world, Bruce Schneier

Beyond fear : thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world, Bruce Schneier

Label
Beyond fear : thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world
Title
Beyond fear
Title remainder
thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Schneier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Do we really need national ID cards? Is it a good idea for pilots to carry pistols? Schneier makes the complex topic of security easy to comprehend. Using Schneier's 5-point method for analyzing any kind of security solution, he shows the reader how to become a well-informed security consumer
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schneier, Bruce
Dewey number
363.3/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6432
LC item number
.S36 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Sécurité
  • Etats-Unis d'Amérique
  • Terrorism
  • United States
  • Beveiligings- en bewakingsdiensten
  • Terrorisme
Label
Beyond fear : thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world, Bruce Schneier
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Sensible security -- 1. All security involves trade-offs -- 2. Security trade-offs are subjective -- 3. Security trade-offs depend on power and agenda -- pt. 2. How security works -- 4. Systems and how they fail -- 5. Knowing the attackers -- 6. Attackers never change their tunes, just their instruments -- 7. Technology creates security imbalances -- 8. Security is a weakest-link problem -- 9. Brittleness makes for bad security -- 10. Security revolves around people -- 11. Detection works where prevention fails -- 12. Detection is useless without response -- 13. Identification, authentication, and authorization -- 14. All countermeasures have some value, but no countermeasure is perfect -- 15. Fighting terrorism -- pt. 3. The game of security -- 16. Negotiating for security -- 17. Security demystified
Control code
ocm52335062
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780387026206
Lccn
2003051488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780387026206
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52335062
  • (OCoLC)52335062
Label
Beyond fear : thinking sensibly about security in an uncertain world, Bruce Schneier
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Sensible security -- 1. All security involves trade-offs -- 2. Security trade-offs are subjective -- 3. Security trade-offs depend on power and agenda -- pt. 2. How security works -- 4. Systems and how they fail -- 5. Knowing the attackers -- 6. Attackers never change their tunes, just their instruments -- 7. Technology creates security imbalances -- 8. Security is a weakest-link problem -- 9. Brittleness makes for bad security -- 10. Security revolves around people -- 11. Detection works where prevention fails -- 12. Detection is useless without response -- 13. Identification, authentication, and authorization -- 14. All countermeasures have some value, but no countermeasure is perfect -- 15. Fighting terrorism -- pt. 3. The game of security -- 16. Negotiating for security -- 17. Security demystified
Control code
ocm52335062
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780387026206
Lccn
2003051488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780387026206
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52335062
  • (OCoLC)52335062

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