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Internet Safety

Edited By Richard Joseph Stein.
This volume of the Reference Shelf series covers issues relating to Internet safety, including viruses, spam e mails, Internet hoaxes, cyberbully, identity theft, and international cyberterrorism. A particular emphasis is placed on answering the question: How do you protect yourself from what can seem like an endless array on online threats?




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Format: Book
Title: Internet safety / edited by Richard Joseph Stein.
Publisher Date: New York : H.W. Wilson Company, 2009.
Subject: Internet -- Security measures Internet -- Safety measures Computer crimes Internet -- Political aspects Computers and families
Isbn: 9780824210892 (alk. paper) 0824210891 (alk. paper)
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Call Number: 364.168 Int
Oclc: 301889903
Bib Id: 318517

Format: Book
Title: Internet safety / edited by Richard Joseph Stein.
Publisher, Date: New York : H.W. Wilson Company, 2009.
Description: viii, 176 p. ; 26 cm.
Series: The reference shelf ; v. 81, no. 2
Series: Reference shelf ; v. 81, no. 2.
Subjects: Internet -- Security measures
Subjects: Internet -- Safety measures
Subjects: Computer crimes
Subjects: Internet -- Political aspects
Subjects: Computers and families
Other Author: Stein, Richard Joseph
Notes: Reprints of previously published magazine and newspaper articles.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-173) and index.
Contents: Safety in numbers: an overview of internet safety. Importance of cybersecurity increases as online attacks get more dangerous / Daniel Fowler -- Newly nasty / The Economist -- Browsers : the new threat landscape / Andrew Garcia -- WEB 2.0 security / Marji McClure -- Deleting your digital past--for good / Tracy Mayor -- Dead teen's mother : misdemeanor convictions a "stepping stone" in cyberbullying case / Kim Zetter -- Cyberspace threats and vulnerabilities (excerpted from The national strategy to secure cyberspace) / U.S. Department of Homeland Security -- National policy and guiding principles (excerpted from The national strategy to secure cyberspace) / U.S. Department of Homeland Security -- Viruses, spam, and netbots. Malware, spyware, spamware, beware / Yan Barcelo -- Beware the digital zombies / John Markoff -- Bugging broadband / Charles Arthur -- A slice of apple / Seth Colaner -- On-line identity theft. Online identity theft / Brigitte Acoca -- Questions about online identity theft / Reid Goldsborough -- Guard yourself against identity theft on social networks / Pamela Yip -- Swiped, stolen and sold / New York Times -- Startup plans to solve online identity theft, but does anyone care? / Alexander Gelfand -- Internet safety for teens and children. Kids put online safety first / Marianne McGee -- When teens turn cyberbullies / Paris S. Strom and Robert D. Strom -- Patrolling Web 2.0 / Robert Losinski -- Sex predator / Asra Q. Nomani -- Survey finds teens solicit students more than adult predators / School Violence Alert -- Lori Drew is a meanie / Emily Bazelon -- Decoding MySpace / Michelle Andrews -- Online photos put hazing in the spotlight / Stacy A. Teicher -- New ways of war: cyberattacks. The new e-spionage threat / Brian Grow, Keith Epstein, and Chi-Chu Tschang -- When do online attacks cross the line into cyberwar? / Alex Kingsbury -- Russia accused of unleashing cyberwar to disable Estonia / Ian Traynor -- It's cyberwar! / Michael Petrou -- The flaw at the heart of the Internet / Erica Naone -- Cybercriminals can't get away with it like they used to / Jon Swartz -- Cyber-attack operations near / David A. Fulghum.
LCCN: 2009007443
ISBN: 9780824210892 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0824210891 (alk. paper)
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Call Number: 364.168 Int