Author Hurley, Chris
Title InfoSec Career Hacking
Imprint Kidlington : Elsevier Science & Technology Books, 2005
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (473 pages)
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Foreword -- The Targets-What I Want to Be When I Grow Up (or at Least Get Older) -- Reconnaissance: Social Engineering for Profit -- Enumerate: Determine What's Out There -- First Strike: Basic Tactics for Successful Exploitation -- The Laws of Security -- No Place Like /home - Creating an Attack Lab -- Vulnerability Disclosure -- Classes of Attack -- Don't Trip the Sensors: Integrate and Imitate -- Vulnerability Remediation-Work Within the System -- Incident Response - Putting Out Fires Without Getting Burned -- Rooting: Show Me the Money! -- Index -- Related Titles
"InfoSec Career Hacking” starts out by describing the many, different InfoSec careers available including Security Engineer, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Auditor, Security Administrator, Programmer, and Security Program Manager. The particular skills required by each of these jobs will be described in detail, allowing the reader to identify the most appropriate career choice for them. Next, the book describes how the reader can build his own test laboratory to further enhance his existing skills and begin to learn new skills and techniques. The authors also provide keen insight on how to develop the requisite soft skills to migrate form the hacker to corporate world. * The InfoSec job market will experience explosive growth over the next five years, and many candidates for these positions will come from thriving, hacker communities * Teaches these hackers how to build their own test networks to develop their skills to appeal to corporations and government agencies * Provides specific instructions for developing time, management, and personal skills to build a successful InfoSec career
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hurley, Chris InfoSec Career Hacking: Sell Your Skillz, Not Your Soul Kidlington : Elsevier Science & Technology Books,c2005 9781597490115
Subject Computer hackers.;Computer security
Electronic books
Alt Author Long, Johnny
Bayles, Aaron W
Brindley, Ed
Brindley, Ed