Mastering Defensive Security

By Cesar Bravo
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About this book

We live in a digital economy that relies on technology to generate countless opportunities and benefits to make life easy; however, this poses a new set of risks and threats like never before. The world now needs professionals trained in the latest tools and skills to protect the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of data through the use of defensive security techniques.

Mastering Defensive Security is for IT pros looking to gain in-depth knowledge of cybersecurity and all its domains to secure their infrastructure. The book begins by establishing a strong foundation of cybersecurity concepts and exploring the latest security technologies. Throughout the book, you'll develop your skills to secure Windows and Unix systems, computer networks, IoT devices, cloud deployments, and web apps. As you make progress through the chapters, you'll learn several advanced techniques such as malware analysis, security automation, vulnerability assessment, leveraging pentesting for security, and computer forensics.

By the end of this defensive security book, you'll have a complete understanding of various techniques and tools to develop a robust security solution for your infrastructure.

Publication date:
October 2021
Publisher
Packt
Pages
501
ISBN
9781800208162

About the Author

  • Cesar Bravo

    Cesar Bravo is a Cyber Security Expert, TEDx speaker and University Professor with more than 10 years of experience. His education background is in IT, supported by a master degree in Cyber Security (Summa Cum Laude). Cesar’s biggest passion is a technology and he has dedicated his efforts to doing research to overcome some of the most common and complex issues. This passion led him to become one of the most prolific inventors with more than 100 Patent submissions in the US, UK, Germany and China. Most of his patents are related to Cyber Security but he also has patents on Artificial Intelligence, IoT, and more. Cesar is also an author of more than 50+ technical papers and 2 books published in the US. He is currently working on a new certification platform for Cybersecurity: I2C2x

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