Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity

Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity

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Imagine James Bond meets Sherlock Holmes: Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity is the sequel to Facebook Nation in the Total Information Awareness book series by Newton Lee. The book examines U.S. counterterrorism history, technologies, and strategies from a unique and thought-provoking approach that encompasses personal experiences, investigative journalism, historical and current events, ideas from great thought leaders, and even the make-believe of Hollywood. Demystifying Total Information Awareness, the author expounds on the U.S. intelligence community, artificial intelligence in data mining, social media and privacy, cyber attacks and prevention, causes and cures for terrorism, and longstanding issues of war and peace. The book offers practical advice for businesses, governments, and individuals to better secure the world and protect cyberspace. It quotes U.S. Navy Admiral and NATOa€™s Supreme Allied Commander James Stavridis: a€œInstead of building walls to create security, we need to build bridges.a€ The book also provides a glimpse into the future of Plan X and Generation Z, along with an ominous prediction from security advisor Marc Goodman at TEDGlobal 2012: a€œIf you control the code, you control the world.a€ Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity: Total Information Awareness will keep you up at night but at the same time give you some peace of mind knowing that a€œour problems are manmade a€” therefore they can be solved by man [or woman], a€ as President John F. Kennedy said at the American University commencement in June 1963.Set PINs and passwords to prevent unauthorized access to your phone. ... Some carriers offer a free a€œremote wipea€ service that allows users to delete all of the data from a lost or stolen device to prevent data or identity theft. ... It was discovered in January 2013 that a security flaw in Applea#39;s iOS 6.1 allows anyone to bypass your iPhone password lock [97]. 7. Keep your phonea#39;s software up-to- date by enabling automatic updates or accepting updates when prompted from your serviceanbsp;...

Title:Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity
Author:Newton Lee
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-04-15


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