Technical foundations of information systems security

Daniela Oliveira, Jedidiah Crandall

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1 Scopus citations


This chapter provides an overview on information systems security. It starts by discussing the key concepts and underlying principles of computer security, common types of threats and attacks, and the origins of software vulnerabilities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputing Handbook, Third Edition
Subtitle of host publicationInformation Systems and Information Technology
PublisherCRC Press
ISBN (Electronic)9781439898567
ISBN (Print)9781439898543
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics(all)
  • Computer Science(all)


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