Advances in Information Security

Computer Viruses and Malware

Authors: Aycock, John

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Our Internet-connected society increasingly relies on computers. As a result, attacks on computers from malicious software have never been a bigger concern. Computer Viruses and Malware draws together hundreds of sources to provide an unprecedented view of malicious software and its countermeasures. This book discusses both the technical and human factors involved in computer viruses, worms, and anti-virus software. It also looks at the application of malicious software to computer crime and information warfare.

Computer Viruses and Malware is designed for a professional audience composed of researchers and practitioners in industry. This book is also suitable as a secondary text for advanced-level students in computer science.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Computer Viruses and Malware
Authors
Series Title
Advances in Information Security
Series Volume
22
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-34188-0
DOI
10.1007/0-387-34188-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-30236-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-4016-2
Series ISSN
1568-2633
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 228
Number of Illustrations and Tables
30 b/w illustrations
Topics