Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It

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Harper Collins, Apr 20, 2010 - Political Science - 320 pages

Author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Against All Enemies, former presidential advisor and counter-terrorism expert Richard A. Clarke sounds a timely and chilling warning about America’s vulnerability in a terrifying new international conflict—Cyber War! Every concerned American should read this startling and explosive book that offers an insider’s view of White House ‘Situation Room’ operations and carries the reader to the frontlines of our cyber defense. Cyber War exposes a virulent threat to our nation’s security. This is no X-Files fantasy or conspiracy theory madness—this is real.

 

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Reading this book scared me, because we rely on computers everyday for many important things and that the security is not what it should be. As evidenced in the numerous data breaches across the ... Read full review

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I was really looking forward to reading this book, and really conflicted in my opinions while reading it. Mr. Clarke clearly knows enough to be dangerous, but I couldn't shake a feeling throughout the ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
One Trial Runs
Three The Battlespace
Four The Defense Fails
Five Toward a Defensive Strategy
Six How Offensive?
Seven Cyber Peace
Eight The Agenda
Glossary
About the Authors
Copyright
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Richard A. Clarke, a veteran of thirty years in national security and over a decade in the White House, is now the CEO of a cyber-security consulting firm. He is the author of seven previous books, including the bestsellers Against All Enemies and Cyber War.

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