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A Practical Introduction to Security and Risk ManagementA Practical Introduction to Security and Risk Management is the first book to introduce the full spectrum of security and risks and their management. Author and field expert Bruce Newsome helps readers learn how to understand, analyze, assess, control, and generally manage security and risks from the personal to the operational. They will develop the practical knowledge and skills they need, including analytical skills, basic mathematical methods for calculating risk in different ways, and more …

A Practical Introduction to Computer Networking and Cybersecurity 2nd EditionThis book is for people who study or practice information technology, management information systems (MIS), accounting information systems (AIS), or computer science. In writing the book, it is assumed that readers are exposed to computer networking and cybersecurity for the first time. They are challenging subjects partially because of the constant rise and fall of related technologies and IT paradigms. As the title implies, much focus is placed on providing reader audience with practical as we…

The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (Collins Business Essentials)This book is for people who study or practice information technology, management information systems (MIS), accounting information systems (AIS), or computer science. In writing the book, it is assumed that readers are exposed to computer networking and cybersecurity for the first time. They are challenging subjects partially because of the constant rise and fall of related technologies and IT paradigms. As the title implies, much focus is placed on providing reader audience with practical as we…

A Practical Introduction to Homeland Security and Emergency ManagementFrom Home to AbroadA Practical Introduction to Homeland Security and Emergency Management: From Home to Abroad¬†offers a comprehensive overview of the homeland security field, examining topics such as counter-terrorism, border and infrastructure security, and emergency management. Authors Bruce Newsome and Jack Jarmon take a holistic look at the issues and risks, their solutions, controls, and countermeasures, and their political and policy implications. ¬†They also demonstrate through cases and vignettes how vari…

Introduction to Network Security: Theory and PracticeIntroductory textbook in the important area of network security for undergraduate and graduate students Comprehensively covers fundamental concepts with newer topics such as electronic cash, bit-coin, P2P, SHA-3, E-voting, and Zigbee security Fully updated to reflect new developments in network security Introduces a chapter on Cloud security, a very popular and essential topic Uses everyday examples that most computer users experience to illustrate important principles and mechanisms Features a…

A Practical Introduction to Security and Risk Management 1st edition by Newsome, Bruce Oliver (2013) PaperbackIntroductory textbook in the important area of network security for undergraduate and graduate students Comprehensively covers fundamental concepts with newer topics such as electronic cash, bit-coin, P2P, SHA-3, E-voting, and Zigbee security Fully updated to reflect new developments in network security Introduces a chapter on Cloud security, a very popular and essential topic Uses everyday examples that most computer users experience to illustrate important principles and mechanisms Features a…

A Gentle And Practical Introduction To Value InvestingThis book gently introduces you to the world of value investing. You will learn about the marvels of compound interest, eighth wonder of the world, through the vantage points of Evolution, Warren Buffett, and Computers. Then you will master the basic concepts of accounting by playing a game to prepare four key financial statements – Income Statement, Retained Earnings, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow Statement. And connect them all using two key ratios – ROIC and ROE.You will learn how to read an a…

The Complete Guide to Day Trading: A Practical Manual From a Professional Day Trading CoachDo you want to be a day trader? Every day, millions of dollars change hands in the markets, presenting the perfect opportunity for people just like you to make significant money and profits through the art of day trading. But here’s the question: is day trading right for you? And, if it is, how do you get started? In his new three-part guide, professional day trading coach Markus Heitkoetter lays out a simple, proven system for trading success. From the basic essentials of trading to the actu…

Cryptography Engineering: Design Principles and Practical ApplicationsThe ultimate guide to cryptography, updated from an author team of the world’s top cryptography experts. Cryptography is vital to keeping information safe, in an era when the formula to do so becomes more and more challenging. Written by a team of world-renowned cryptography experts, this essential guide is the definitive introduction to all major areas of cryptography: message security, key negotiation, and key management. You’ll learn how to think like a cryptographer. You’ll discover techniq…

Mastering Collateral Management and Documentation: A Practical Guide for NegotiatorsIn response to the continuing and growing use of collateral by banks and other financial institutions, this is the first comprehensive book on the subject. This practical guide provides negotiators with a clear, concise explanation of the topic, from an operational perspective and with particular focus on the five ISDA Credit Support Documents. Collateral is now big business. In January 2001 the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) calculated that between US$175-200 bill…