Description : Risky Behaviours in the Top 400 iOS and Android Apps is a concise overview of the security threats posed by the top apps in iOS and Android apps. These apps are ubiquitous on a phones and other mobile devices, and are vulnerable to a wide range digital systems attacks, This brief volume provides security professionals and network systems administrators a much-needed dive into the most current threats, detection techniques, and defences for these attacks. An overview of security threats posed by iOS and Android apps. Discusses detection techniques and defenses for these attacks
Description : An insider's look at security analysis and business valuation, as practiced by Wall Street, Corporate America, and international businesses Two major market crashes, numerous financial and accounting scandals, growth in private equity and hedge funds, Sarbanes Oxley and related regulations, and international developments changed security analysis and business valuation substantially over the last fourteen years. These events necessitated a second edition of this modern classic, praised earlier by Barron's as a "welcome successor to Graham and Dodd" and used in the global CFA exam. This authoritative book shows the rational, rigorous analysis is still the most successful way to evaluate securities. It picks up where Graham and Dodd's bestselling Security Analysis - for decades considered the definitive word on the subject - leaves off. Providing a practical viewpoint, Security Analysis on Wall Street shows how the values of common stock are really determined in today's marketplace. Incorporating dozens of real-world examples, and spotlighting many special analysis cases - including cash flow stocks, unusual industries and distressed securities - this comprehensive resources delivers all the answers to your questions about security analysis and corporate valuation on Wall Street. The Second Edition of Security Analysis on Wall Street examines how mutual funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, institutional money managers, investment banks, business appraisers, and corporate acquirers perform their craft of security analysis and business valuation in today's highly charged environment. Completely updated to reflect the latest methodologies, this reliable resource represents the most comprehensive book written by someone who has actually worked as an investment banker, private equity executive, and international institutional investor. Shows the methodical process that practitioners use to value common stocks and operating companies and to make buy/sell decisions Discusses the impact of the two stock market crashes, the accounting and financial scandals, and the new regulations on the evaluation process Covers how Internet and computing power automate portions of the research and analytical effort Includes new case study examples representative of valuation issues faced daily by mutual funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, institutional investors, investment banks, business appraisers, and corporate acquirers Is a perfect tool for professors wishing to show their MBA students the essential tools of equity and business valuation Security analysis and business valuation are core financial disciplines for Wall Streeters, corporate acquirers, and international investors. The Second Edition of Security Analysis on Wall Street is an important book for anyone who needs a solid grounding in these critical finance topics.
Description : The text aims to build understanding of the investment environment, to recognise investment opportunities, and to identify and manage an investment portfolio. This book captures the developments in capital market and investment in securities and also provides a simple way to understand the complex world of investment. Wherever possible, reference to Indian companies, regulatory guidelines and professional practice has been included. * This book covers the requirement for discussion to help practitioners like portfolio managers, investment advisors, equity researchers, financial advisors, professional investors, first time investors (interested in managing investments in a rational manner), lay investors to reason out investment issues for themselves and thus be better prepared when making real-world investment decisions. The book is structured in such a way that it can be used in both semester as well as trimester patterns of various MBA, PGDM, PGP, PG Courses of all major universities. * Concepts are explained with a large number of illustrations and diagrams for clear understanding of the subject matter. * Investing Tip profiles sound investing tips and considerations. They often present alternative investment options. * Industry Experience highlights real world investing situations, experiences and decisions. * Provides a detailed coverage of security analysis by integrating theory with professional practices. * The strong point of the book is guidelines for investment decision and Investment story, which have been included for class discussion, EDP's, FDP's and investment Consultation.
Description : The Security Analyst Series from EC-Council | Press is comprised of five books covering a broad base of topics in advanced penetration testing and information security analysis. The content of this program is designed to expose the reader to groundbreaking methodologies in conducting thorough information security analysis, as well as advanced penetration testing techniques. Armed with the knowledge from the Security Analyst series, along with proper experience, readers will be able to perform the intensive assessments required to effectively identify and mitigate risks to the security of the organization's infrastructure. Penetration Testing: Network and Perimeter Testing. Network and Perimeter Testing coverage includes firewall and ids penetration testing as well as penetration testing of laptops, PDA's, cellphones, e-mail, and security patches. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Internet provided us unlimited options by enabling us with constant & dynamic information that changes every single minute through sharing of information across the globe many organizations rely on information coming & going out from their network Security of the information shared on the global. Networks give birth to the need of the cyber security. Cyber security means the security of the information residing in your cyberspace from unwanted & unauthorized persons. Through different-different policies & procedures we can prevent our information from both locally & globally active invaders (Hackers). Cyber security is a proactive step to prevent data assets. The policies & procedures, helps us to assess off activeness & ineffectiveness of the security maintained so far by the organizations. Policies & procedures ensures that a standalone PC & a networked PC can be provided in a very off active manner. This Thesis describes the methodologies & techniques involved in policies & procedures along with its benefits & precision. The main objective of the proposed work is to lay down a secure & authentic network so that no intruder can gain unauthorized access.The proposed technique concentrates and supports to the basic security principle like authorization, integrity, dynamization and confidentiality during analysis and implementation of the whole process. The level of security & its implementation requires skills & proper monitoring of the system as a whole. Thesis aims at creating a security mesh to explain the importance of computer security to different organizations.
Description : The increasing relevance of security to real-life applications, such as electronic commerce, is attested by the fast-growing number of research groups, events, conferences, and summer schools that are studying it. This book presents thoroughly revised versions of eight tutorial lectures given by leading researchers during two International Schools on Foundations of Security Analysis and Design, FOSAD 2006/2007, held in Bertinoro, Italy, in September 2006 and September 2007.
Description : Security Analysis and Portfolio Management discusses the concepts, models and case studies on investment management, security analysis and portfolio management in a practical and reader-friendly manner. The text book provides deep insight into the subject
Description : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information Security Conference, ISC 2009, held in Pisa, Italy, September 7-9, 2009. The 29 revised full papers and 9 revised short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 105 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on analysis techniques, hash functions, database security and biometrics, algebraic attacks and proxy re-encryption, distributed system security, identity management and authentication, applied cryptography, access control, MAC and nonces, and P2P and Web services.
Description : This volumecontains the paperspresented at VizSec 2008, the 5th International Workshop on Visualization for Cyber Security, held on September 15, 2008 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. VizSec 2008 was held in conjunction with the 11thInternationalSymposiumonRecentAdvancesinIntrusionDetection(RAID). There were 27 submissions to the long and short paper categories. Each submission was reviewed by at least 2 reviewers and, on average, 2.9 program committee members. The program committee decided to accept 18 papers. The program also included an invited talk and a panel. The keynote address was given by Ben Shneiderman, University of Maryland at College Park, on the topic InformationForensics: HarnessingVisualizationto SupportDiscovery.The panel, on the topic The Need for Applied Visualization in Information Security Today, wasorganizedandmoderatedbyTobyKohlenbergfromIntelCorporation. July 2008 John R. Goodall Conference Organization Program Chairs John R. Goodall Secure Decisions division of Applied Visions Gregory Conti United States Military Academy Kwan-Liu Ma University of California at Davis Program Committee Stefan Axelsson Blekinge Institute of Technology Richard Bejtlich General Electric Kris Cook Paci?c Northwest National Laboratory David Ebert Purdue University Robert Erbacher Utah State University Deborah Frincke Paci?c Northwest National Laboratory Carrie Gates CA Labs John Gerth Stanford University Barry Irwin Rhodes University Daniel Keim University of Konstanz Toby Kohlenberg Intel Corporation Stuart Kurkowski Air Force Institute of Technology Kiran Lakkaraju University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Ra?ael Marty Splunk Douglas Maughan Department of Homeland Security John McHugh Dalhousie University Penny Rheingans UMBC Lawrence Rosenblum National Science Foundation George Tadda Air Force Research Lab Daniel Tesone Applied Visions Alfonso Valdes SRI International
Description : "This book provides a valuable resource by addressing the most pressing issues facing cyber-security from both a national and global perspective"--Provided by publisher.