Aggressive Network Self-Defense
Neil R. WylerISBN: 1931836205; 9781931836203;
Book Description I'm Mad As Hell, and I'm Not Gonna Take it Anymore! Analyze the technical, legal, and financial ramifications of revolutionary and controversial network strike-back and active defense techniques. Follow the travails of eight system administrators who take cyber law into their own hands. See chillingly realistic examples of everything from a PDA to the MD5 hash being used as weapons in cyber dog fights. There is a certain satisfaction forme in seeing this book published. When I presented my "strike-back" concept to the security community years ago, I was surprised by the ensuing criticism from my peers. I thought they would support our right to defend ourselves, and that the real challenge would be educating the general public. It was the other way around, however. This is why I'm happy to see Aggressive Network Self-Defense published. It shows that people are beginning to consider the reality of today's...