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Advances in Information Security

Spyware and Adware

Authors: Aycock, John

  • Cutting-edge technical book exclusively focused on spyware/adware
  • Valuable reference in computer science, as well as a secondary text for advanced-level students
  • Distills nearly 400 reference sources into a comprehensive, cohesive view of spyware and adware
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About this book

Spyware and Adware introduces detailed, organized, technical information exclusively on spyware and adware, including defensive techniques. This book not only brings together current sources of information on spyware and adware but also looks at the future direction of this field.

Spyware and Adware is a reference book designed for researchers and professors in computer science, as well as a secondary text for advanced-level students. This book is also suitable for practitioners in industry.

About the authors

John Aycock is an associate professor at the University of Calgary in the Department of Computer Science. He received a B.Sc. from the University of Calgary, and an M.Sc. and Ph.D. from the University of Victoria. He researches computer security, focusing on malicious software, spam, and online crime. Dr. Aycock conceived and taught the University's “Computer Viruses and Malware” and “Spam and Spyware” courses.

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Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-387-77741-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-387-77740-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-2683-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Spyware and Adware
Authors
Series Title
Advances in Information Security
Series Volume
50
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-77741-2
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-77741-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-77740-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-2683-7
Series ISSN
1568-2633
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 146
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