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Time Sensitivity in Cyberweapon Reusability - Stealth as a Critical Attribute Allowing Weaponized Software Code to be Reused, Survivability That Delays Detection to Prevent Vulnerability Patching
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security / viruses
A cyberweapon is weaponized software code that exploits flaws in software. It is only effective if the flaw still exists at the time of weapon deployment. Because of this, there is only a small window of time in which a particular cyberweapon can be used. Many argue that cyberweapons can only be effectively used once, and that after first use, the vulnerability will be patched.
Deterring Cyberattacks on U.S. Critical Infrastructure - Case Studies of Iran and Stuxnet, Bowman Avenue Dam Attack, Attribution and Retaliation, Implications for U.S. Policy Protecting Vital Services
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,480. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
Cyberattacks against critical infrastructure are not merely theoretical. Nations and private enterprises have come to understand that critical infrastructure can be attacked via cyberspace with serious repercussions. Critical infrastructure is vital to the United States because it provides power, water, transportation, and communication services to the American public.
The Political Economy of Infrastructure Investment in Latin America - Analysis of Brazil, Mexico, and Chile on Deficiencies in Transportation, Energy, Telecommunications, and Water and Sanitation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Infrastructure
What factors are responsible for varying levels of infrastructure investment and development across Latin America? Deficiencies in economic infrastructure—broadly classified into four main sectors: transportation, energy, telecommunications, and water and sanitation—have been a principal factor limiting economic growth, slowing development, and increasing inequality in Latin America.
United States Earthquake Early Warning System: How Theory and Analysis Can Save America Before the Big One Happens - Advocating Implementation of the ShakeAlert Warning System on the Seismic Network
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Earthquake
This study argues that the United States is unprepared for the most catastrophic earthquakes the country faces today. Earthquake early warning systems are a major solution in practice to reduce economic risk, to protect property and the environment, and to save lives. Other countries have already built earthquake early warning systems, but only after they suffered devastating earthquakes.
National Cyber Incident Response Plan - Cybersecurity Federal Roles and Responsibilities - Response To, and Recovery From, Significant Cyber Attacks Posing Risks to Critical Infrastructure Systems
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Networked technologies touch every corner of the globe and every facet of human life. They have driven innovation, nurtured freedoms, and spurred economic prosperity. Even so, the very technologies that enable these benefits offer new opportunities for malicious and unwanted cyber activities.
2018 Energy Department Report on Assessment of Electricity Disruption Incident Response Capabilities, Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure, Cyber Attack Threats and Impacts
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Electrical, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
Cybersecurity of the U.S. electric grid has emerged as one of the most important issues facing the electricity subsector today. There are key trends that are increasing the risk of significant cyber incidents.
Construction Guide to Health and Wellbeing
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
How do you keep wandering construction workers healthy without losing profit? Or keep the right side of the law, without overdoing it? Coombs, the author, who reviewed the standards for UK construction and strategy at High Speed 2, shares her insights on what the clients, regulators, contractors and workers both need and want. All simply set out with flow charts, tables and 200+ relevant web links
Auditing Your Windows Infrastructure, Intranet And Internet Security: A Practical Audit Program for Assurance Professionals
Price: $21.95 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Auditing
"Auditing Your Windows Infrastructure, Intranet and Internet Security" is a guide book that provide IT Assurance professionals step by step information on how to carry out security audit of Windows infrastructure, their organization's intranet network and interface with the internet. Assurance professional can use this book to draw up a robust security assessment program for their organization.
Rail Transport Infrastructure
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 550. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Rail transport requires extensive infrastructure, and this easy to understand book provides a run through of the many different types of infrastructure and what purpose they serve. With many photos and illustrations, this book is an easy to read and simple introduction to the world of rail infrastructure.
Manhole Manifesto: A Deeper Push
Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Using the Shanghai Municipal Council's (S.M.C.) Annual Reports spanning nearly 100 years, Manhole Manifesto: A Deeper Push builds in the areas Shanghai Manholes, the original book in this series, did not cover, the numbers, costs and people behind the manholes.