Download Private security contractors at war : ending the culture of by Human Rights First staff PDF

By Human Rights First staff

This file examines styles of personal protection contractor operations and the civilian casualties associated with them; the insufficient reaction of the U.S. govt, mostly the dept of Justice, to crimes dedicated by way of contractors; and the present felony framework governing deepest safety contractors deployed out of the country by way of the us. Human Rights First concludes that the energetic enforcement of legislation already in strength this day would offer an excellent starting place for prosecuting violent crime concerning contractors, yet that the government must give you the helpful assets and correctly prioritize legislations enforcement concerning the contractor neighborhood for you to finish the impunity of non-public protection contractors.

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Download Riverbank Filtration for Water Security in Desert Countries by Mohamed Shamrukh PDF

By Mohamed Shamrukh

Riverbank filtration is a competitively priced, but effective water remedy expertise. It has so much capability to supply secure consuming water to giant towns positioned alongside rivers or lakes. specifically, it truly is perfect for giant inhabitants centres in constructing nations, the place the price of construction huge remedy amenities is prohibitive. Water filtration should be effectively carried out utilizing obviously happening sand and gravel alongside the river/lake banks. the price of water produced via this implies is way under that of water taken care of in traditional remedy vegetation. Authored by means of a multi-disciplinary crew of specialists, this quantity addresses the clinical foundation of the filtration approach, and in addition a variety of themes of significance for the making plans, technical attention, and safety of such crops. Their program for the elimination of correct chemical toxins and numerous pathogens is analysed intimately.

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Download Advances in Information Security Management & Small Systems by Les Labuschagne (auth.), Jan H. P. Eloff, Les Labuschagne, PDF

By Les Labuschagne (auth.), Jan H. P. Eloff, Les Labuschagne, Rossouw von Solms, Gurpreet Dhillon (eds.)

The 8th Annual operating convention of knowledge defense administration and Small structures defense, together awarded by means of WG11.1 and WG11.2 of the overseas Federation for info Processing (IFIP), makes a speciality of numerous state-of-art options within the appropriate fields. The convention makes a speciality of technical, useful in addition to managerial matters. This operating convention brings jointly researchers and practitioners of other disciplines, agencies, and nations, to debate the newest advancements in (amongst others) details safety equipment, methodologies and strategies, info safety administration matters, probability research, dealing with details safeguard inside digital trade, desktop crime and intrusion detection. we're lucky to have attracted hugely acclaimed foreign audio system to provide invited lectures, so that it will set the platform for the reviewed papers. Invited audio system will speak on a extensive spectrum of matters, all regarding info safeguard administration and small approach defense matters. those talks conceal new views on digital trade, defense concepts, documentation and plenty of extra. All papers awarded at this convention have been reviewed by way of not less than foreign reviewers. we want to exhibit our gratitude to all authors of papers and the foreign referee board. we might additionally wish to convey our appreciation to the setting up committee, chaired by way of Gurpreet Dhillon, for all their inputs and preparations. ultimately, we want to thank Les Labuschagne and Hein Venter for his or her contributions in compiling this continuing for WG11.1 and WG 11.2.

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Download PCI Compliance. Implementing Effective PCI Data Security by Tony Bradley, James D. Burton, Jr., Anton Chuvakin, Dr., PDF

By Tony Bradley, James D. Burton, Jr., Anton Chuvakin, Dr., Anatoly Elberg, Brian Freedman, David King, Scott Paladino and Paul Shcooping (Eds.)

Content material:
Technical Editor

, Page v
Acknowledgements

, Page vi
Contributors

, Pages vii-ix
Chapter 1 - approximately PCI and This Book

, Pages 1-5
Chapter 2 - creation to Fraud, identity robbery and Regulatory Mandates

, Pages 7-10
Chapter three - Why PCI Is Important

, Pages 11-31
Chapter four - construction holding a safe Network

, Pages 33-66
Chapter five - guard Cardholder Data

, Pages 67-92
Chapter 6 - Logging entry occasions Chapter

, Pages 93-123
Chapter 7 - powerful entry Control

, Pages 125-163
Chapter eight - Vulnerability Management

, Pages 165-184
Chapter nine - tracking and Testing

, Pages 185-204
Chapter 10 - the way to Plan a venture to satisfy Compliance

, Pages 205-231
Chapter eleven - Responsibilities

, Pages 233-253
Chapter 12 - making plans to Fail Your First Audit

, Pages 255-269
Chapter thirteen - you are Compliant, Now What

, Pages 271-316
Index

, Pages 317-329

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Download Snort 2.1 Intrusion Detection by Johnny Long, Ed Skoudis, Alrik van Eijkelenborg PDF

By Johnny Long, Ed Skoudis, Alrik van Eijkelenborg

Known as ''the chief within the chortle IDS publication fingers race'' through Richard Bejtlich, most sensible Amazon reviewer, this brand-new version of the best-selling snicker e-book covers the entire most up-to-date good points of an incredible improve to the product and encompasses a bonus DVD with chortle 2.1 and different utilities. Written by way of an analogous lead engineers of the chuckle improvement crew, this can be the 1st e-book to be had at the significant improve from chortle 2 to snigger 2.1 (in this neighborhood, significant improvements are famous through .x and never through complete quantity improvements as in 2.0 to 3.0). Readers may be given worthwhile perception into the code base of giggle, and intensive tutorials of advanced install, configuration, and troubleshooting situations. laugh has 3 fundamental makes use of: as a immediately packet sniffer, a packet logger, or as a full-blown community intrusion detection procedure. it will possibly practice protocol research, content material searching/matching and will be used to discover numerous assaults and probes. laugh makes use of a versatile ideas language to explain site visitors that it may acquire or cross, a detection engine that makes use of a modular plug-in structure, and a real-time alerting potential. A CD containing the most recent model of chortle in addition to different updated Open resource protection utilities will accompany the booklet. giggle is a robust community Intrusion Detection procedure which can supply firm large sensors to guard your desktop resources from either inner and exterior assault. * Completly up-to-date and accomplished insurance of snigger 2.1 * contains unfastened CD with all of the most recent well known plug-ins * presents step by step guide for fitting, configuring and troubleshooting

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Download Security and Privacy in Mobile Information and Communication by Peter Teufl, Stefan Kraxberger, Clemens Orthacker, Günther PDF

By Peter Teufl, Stefan Kraxberger, Clemens Orthacker, Günther Lackner, Michael Gissing (auth.), Ramjee Prasad, Károly Farkas, Andreas U. Schmidt, Antonio Lioy, Giovanni Russello, Flaminia L. Luccio (eds.)

This ebook constitutes the completely refereed post-conference complaints of the 3rd foreign ICST convention on defense and privateness in cellular details and communique platforms (MOBISEC 2011) held in Aalborg, Denmark, in may perhaps 2011. The 15 revised complete papers have been conscientiously chosen from a variety of submissions and canopy the main lively parts of analysis in cellular protection with its three concentration components machine-to-machine verbal exchange safeguard, guidelines for cellular environments, and cellular consumer authentication and authorization.

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Download Geopolitics, Geography and Strategy by Colin S. Gray, Geoffrey Sloan PDF

By Colin S. Gray, Geoffrey Sloan

Geopolitical stipulations impression all strategic behaviour - even if cooperation between other forms of army energy is predicted because the norm, motion needs to be deliberate and done in particular actual environments. The geographical international can't be refrained from, and it occurs to be 'organized' into land, sea, air and house - and probably the electromagnetic spectrum together with 'cyberspace'. even though the which means of geography for process is a perpetual old subject matter, specific thought at the topic is just one hundred years outdated. principles concerning the implication of geographical, specially spatial, relationships for political strength - that is to assert 'geopolitics'- flourished early within the 20th century.
Divided into idea and perform sections, this quantity covers the large names resembling Mackinder, Mahan and Haushofer, in addition to on reflection on the important impact of climate and geography on naval energy within the lengthy age of sail (sixteenth to 19th centuries). It additionally appears to be like ahead to the implications of the revival of geopolitics in post-Soviet Russia and the hot space-based box of "astropolitics".

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Download Virtualization Security: Protecting Virtualized Environments by Dave Shackleford PDF

By Dave Shackleford

Securing digital environments for VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft hypervisors

Virtualization adjustments the taking part in box by way of safety. There are new assault vectors, new operational styles and complexity, and alterations in IT structure and deployment existence cycles. What's extra, the applied sciences, most sensible practices, and techniques used for securing actual environments don't offer adequate safeguard for digital environments. This e-book contains step by step configurations for the safety controls that include the 3 prime hypervisor--VMware vSphere and ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V on home windows Server 2008, and Citrix XenServer.
* comprises approach for securely imposing community guidelines and integrating digital networks into the present actual infrastructure
* Discusses vSphere and Hyper-V local digital switches in addition to the Cisco Nexus 1000v and Open vSwitch switches
* deals powerful practices for securing digital machines with out developing extra operational overhead for directors
* includes tools for integrating virtualization into latest workflows and developing new guidelines and procedures for switch and configuration administration in order that virtualization may help make those severe operations techniques extra effective

This must-have source deals suggestions and methods for bettering catastrophe restoration and enterprise continuity, security-specific scripts, and examples of the way digital computing device Infrastructure merits security.

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