- Expert authors have worked at Fortune 500 companies, NASA, CIA, NSA and all reside now at Sytex, one of the largest government providers of IT services
- Targets an area that is not addressed by other books: black hat techniques for computer security at the personal computer level
- Targets a wide audience: personal computer users, specifically those interested in the online activities of their families
Why Spy? Spying Basics Technology Overview, Computer Basics Technology Overview, Network Basics Step 1: Taking Control Step 2, Spying on the PC Spying on E-mail Spying on Chat and Instant Messaging Spying on Web Browsing Advanced Spying Counter-Spy, Are You Being Watched?
Dr. Eric Cole is an industry recognized security expert, technology visionary and scientist, with over 15 year's hands-on experience. Dr. Cole currently performs leading edge security consulting and works in research and development to advance the state of the art in information systems security. Dr. Cole has over a decade of experience in information technology, with a focus on perimeter defense, secure network design, vulnerability discovery, penetration testing, and intrusion detection systems. Dr. Cole has a Masters in Computer Science from NYIT, and Ph.D. from Pace University with a concentration in Information Security. Dr. Cole is the author of several books to include Hackers Beware, Hiding in Plain Site, Network Security Bible and Insider Threat. He is also the inventor of over 20 patents and is a researcher, writer, and speaker for SANS Institute and faculty for The SANS Technology Institute, a degree granting institution.