Future risks – Including the rise of the hacktivism.

Buchanan, William J (2012) Future risks – Including the rise of the hacktivism. In: National Information Security Conference (NISC), 13 - 15 June 2012, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.

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As organisations move towards infrastructures which are highly dependent on their Web infrastructure, they are now at great risk from external parties who can use a number of motivations, such as for a political agenda, to compromise their activities. This presentation will show a number of recent cases which have resulted in serious loss of business confidence, and outline methods that can be used to support the detection and mitigation of the risks.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Information security; data protection; hackers; business information; company security
University Divisions/Research Centres: Edinburgh Napier University, Institute for Informatics and Digital Innovation
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data
Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Item ID: 5564
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2012 13:41
Last Modified: 10 Nov 2014 13:17

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