Hands-On Cybersecurity for Finance: Identify vulnerabilities and secure your financial services from security breaches

A comprehensive guide that will give you hands-on experience to study and overcome financial cyber threatsKey FeaturesProtect your financial environment with cybersecurity practices and methodologiesIdentify vulnerabilities such as data manipulation and fraudulent transactionsProvide end-to-end protection within organizationsBook DescriptionOrganizations have always been a target of cybercrime. Hands-On Cybersecurity for Finance teaches you how to successfully defend your system against common cyber threats, making sure your financial services are a step ahead in terms of security.The book begins by providing an overall description of cybersecurity, guiding you through some of the most important services and technologies currently at risk from cyber threats. Once you have familiarized yourself with the topic, you will explore specific technologies and threats based on case studies and real-life scenarios. As you progress through the chapters, you will discover vulnerabilities and bugs (including the human risk factor), gaining an expert-level view of the most recent threats. You’ll then explore information on how you can achieve data and infrastructure protection. In the concluding chapters, you will cover recent and significant updates to procedures and configurations, accompanied by important details related to cybersecurity research and development in IT-based financial services.By the end of the book, you will have gained a basic understanding of the future of information security and will be able to protect financial services and their related infrastructures.What you will learnUnderstand the cyber threats faced by organizationsDiscover how to identify attackersPerform vulnerability assessment, software testing, and pentestingDefend your financial cyberspace using mitigation techniques and remediation plansImplement encryption and decryptionUnderstand how Artificial Intelligence (AI) affects cybersecurityWho this book is forHands-On Cybersecurity for Finance is for you if you are a security architect, cyber risk manager, or pentester looking to secure your organization. Basic understanding of cybersecurity tools and practices will help you get the most out of this book. Table of ContentsIntroduction to Cybersecurity and the EconomyCyber Crime – Who the Attackers AreCounting the CostsThe Threat LandscapePhishing, Spamming, and Scamming to Steal Data and MoneyThe Malware PlagueVulnerabilities and ExploitsAttacking Online Banking SystemsVulnerable Networks and Services – a Gateway for IntrusionResponding to Service DisruptionThe Human Problem – Governance FailSecuring the Perimeter and Protecting the AssetsThreat and Vulnerability ManagementAudit, Risk Management, and Incident HandlingEncryption and Cryptography for Protecting Data and ServicesThe Rise of the BlockchainArtificial Intelligence and CybersecurityThe Quantum Future
Author : Erdal Ozkaya, Milad Aslaner
Publisher : Packt Publishing
Year : 2019
Pages : 308
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Edition : 1
ISBN : None
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