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Boko Haram: Security Considerations and the Rise of an Insurgency

1st Edition

Ona Ekhomu
December 02, 2019

Boko Haram analyzes the activities and atrocities of Nigeria’s Jihadi terrorist group, Boko Haram, in the context of global religious fundamentalism and extremism. The book traces the early beginnings of the religious sect, the conversion of its leader to radical Islam in 2002, and the group’s...

Human Dimensions of Cybersecurity

1st Edition

Terry Bossomaier, Steven D'Alessandro, Roger Bradbury
November 27, 2019

"In Human Dimensions of Cyber Security, Terry Bossomaier, Steven D’Alessandro, and Roger Bradbury have produced a book that … shows how it is indeed possible to achieve what we all need; a multidisciplinary, rigorously researched and argued, and above all accessible account of cybersecurity — what...

Private Security and the Investigative Process, Fourth Edition

4th Edition

Charles P. Nemeth
September 11, 2019

Private Security and the Investigative Process, Fourth Edition is fully updated and continues to provide complete coverage of the investigative process for private investigations by both individuals and in corporate security environments. This edition covers emerging technology, revised legal and...

Software Deployment, Updating, and Patching

1st Edition

Bill Stackpole, Patrick Hanrion
June 12, 2019

The deployment of software patches can be just as challenging as building entirely new workstations. Training and support issues can haunt even the most successful software launch for months. Preparing for the rigors of software deployment includes not just implementing change, but training...

Strategic Security: Forward Thinking for Successful Executives

1st Edition

Jean Perois
April 22, 2019

Strategic Security will help security managers, and those aspiring to the position, to think strategically about their job, the culture of their workplace, and the nature of security planning and implementation. Security professionals tend to focus on the immediate (the urgent) rather than the...

The Insider Threat: Assessment and Mitigation of Risks

1st Edition

Eleanor E. Thompson
December 10, 2018

This book provides emergent knowledge relating to physical, cyber, and human risk mitigation in a practical and readable approach for the corporate environment. It presents and discusses practical applications of risk management techniques along with useable practical policy change options. This...

CISO COMPASS: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers

1st Edition

Todd Fitzgerald
December 03, 2018

Todd Fitzgerald, co-author of the ground-breaking (ISC)2 CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard, co-author for the E-C Council CISO Body of Knowledge, and contributor to many others including Official (ISC)2...

Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations: Workplace Violence, Targeted Violence, and Active Shooters

1st Edition

Marc H. Siegel
December 03, 2018

Organizations of all types and sizes, whether they are a business, educational institution, healthcare provider, or house-of-worship, need to plan for the possibility of violent acts that may impact its people, assets, and activities. Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations: Workplace...

Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region: Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct

1st Edition

Christopher J. Cubbage, CPP, David J. Brooks, PhD
November 21, 2018

As corporations and governments become more litigious and risk averse, international risk management becomes more complex. Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region: Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct examines real cases of corporate crisis, crime, fraud, and other misconduct that corporate...

Practical Risk Management for the CIO

1st Edition

Mark Scherling
September 27, 2018

The growing complexity of today’s interconnected systems has not only increased the need for improved information security, but also helped to move information from the IT backroom to the executive boardroom as a strategic asset. And, just like the tip of an iceberg is all you see until you run...

Surviving the International War Zone: Security Lessons Learned and Stories from Police and Military Peacekeeping Forces

1st Edition

Robert R. Rail
September 18, 2018

Few people are better able to describe how to survive in a war zone than those who have seen, experienced, and lived it first-hand. Comprised of a collection of original stories from international contributors, Surviving the International War Zone: Security Lessons Learned and Stories from Police...

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism

2nd Edition

Tushar K. Ghosh, Mark A. Prelas, Dabir S. Viswanath, Sudarshan K. Loyalka
September 10, 2018

Traditionally, resources on terrorism and counterterrorism tend to focus on the social, behavioral, and legal aspects of the subject, with minimal emphasis on the scientific and technological aspects. Taking into account these practical considerations, the second edition of Science and Technology...

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