Acknowledged author Michael T. Simpson wrote Hands-on Ethical Hacking and Network Defense comprising 512 pages back in 2016. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1285454618 and 9781285454610. Since then Hands-on Ethical Hacking and Network Defense textbook received total rating of 4 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $58.66 or rent at the marketplace.
Cyber-terrorism and corporate espionage are increasingly common and devastating threats, making trained network security professionals more important than ever. This timely text helps you gain the knowledge and skills to protect networks using the tools and techniques of an ethical hacker. The authors begin by exploring the concept of ethical hacking and its practitioners, explaining their importance in protecting corporate and government data from cyber attacks. The text then provides an in-depth guide to performing security testing against computer networks, covering current tools and penetration testing methodologies. Updated for today's cyber security environment, the Third Edition of this trusted text features new computer security resources, coverage of emerging vulnerabilities and innovative methods to protect networks, a new discussion of mobile security, and information on current federal and state computer crime laws, including penalties for illegal computer hacking.