Ten Laws For Security by Eric DiehlTen Laws For Security by Eric Diehl

Ten Laws For Security

byEric Diehl

Hardcover | November 22, 2016

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In this book the author presents ten key laws governing information security. He addresses topics such as attacks, vulnerabilities, threats, designing security, identifying key IP assets, authentication, and social engineering. The informal style draws on his experience in the area of video protection and DRM, while the text is supplemented with introductions to the core formal technical ideas. It will be of interest to professionals and researchers engaged with information security.
The author is the Vice President of Media and Security Technologies at Sony Pictures Entertainment. He was formerly the Vice President of the Security and Content Protection Labs at Technicolor. His main research topics are DRM for professional applications, audio and video watermarking, video fingerprinting, secure distribution of mul...
Title:Ten Laws For SecurityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:281 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.25 inPublished:November 22, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319426397

ISBN - 13:9783319426396


Table of Contents

Introduction.- Law 1, Attackers Will Always Find Their Way.- Law 2, Know the Assets to Protect.- Law 3, No Security Through Obscurity.- Law 4, Trust No One.- Law 5, Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum.- Law 6, You Are the Weakest Link.- Law 7, Security Is No Stronger Than Its Weakest Link.- Law 8, If You Watch the Internet, the Internet Is Watching You.- Law 9, Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Law 10, Security Is Not a Product, Security Is a Process.- Conclusions.- Abbreviations.- Acronyms.- References.- App. A, A Short Introduction to Cryptography.

Editorial Reviews

"Ten laws for security approaches security standards using a framework of ten fundamental principles. . an information security team could use these laws to establish a common vision for the goals of an information security program within an organization. Finally, through its use of cases, practical analysis, takeaways, and a detailed bibliography, this book could easily be adopted as a textbook for an upper-division or graduate class in information security management and policy." (Computing Reviews, June, 2017)