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The Resource Dark territory : the secret history of cyber war, Fred Kaplan

Dark territory : the secret history of cyber war, Fred Kaplan

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Dark territory : the secret history of cyber war
Title
Dark territory
Title remainder
the secret history of cyber war
Statement of responsibility
Fred Kaplan
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "As cyber-attacks dominate front-page news, as hackers displace terrorists on the list of global threats, and as top generals warn of a coming cyber war, few books are more timely and enlightening than Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War, by Slate columnist and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Fred Kaplan. Kaplan probes the inner corridors of the National Security Agency, the beyond-top-secret cyber units in the Pentagon, the "information warfare" squads of the military services, and the national security debates in the White House, to tell this never-before-told story of the officers, policymakers, scientists, and spies who devised this new form of warfare and who have been planning--and (more often than people know) fighting--these wars for decades. From the 1991 Gulf War to conflicts in Haiti, Serbia, Syria, the former Soviet republics, Iraq, and Iran, where cyber warfare played a significant role, Dark Territory chronicles, in fascinating detail, a little-known past that shines an unsettling light on our future"--
  • "The never-before-told story of the computer scientists and the NSA, Pentagon, and White House policymakers who invented and employ the wars of the present and future--the cyber wars where every country can be a major power player and every hacker a mass destroyer, as reported by a Pulitzer Prize--winning security and defense journalist"--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaplan, Fred M
Dewey number
363.325
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6773.15.C97
LC item number
K37 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Cyberterrorism
Label
Dark territory : the secret history of cyber war, Fred Kaplan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-317) and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015027335
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 338 pages
Isbn
9781476763255
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015027335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Dark territory : the secret history of cyber war, Fred Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015027335
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 338 pages
Isbn
9781476763255
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015027335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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