My New Book “Cybersecurity Africa: Policy, Management & Technology” Table of Contents

My New Book “Cybersecurity Africa: Policy, Management & Technology” Table of Contents

Today, we are publishing the complete Table of Contents for the upcoming book titled Cybersecurity Africa: Policy, Management & Technology. This book will be published on Tekedia just as we did for Africa’s Sankofa Innovation. If you are already subscribed to this site, it comes at no additional cost. If you also subscribe to the Cybersecurity Africa, all other productions will be available at no additional cost to you. Our plan is to provide manuals and documents with specific focus on Africa to help people and enterprises deepen their capabilities as they redesign and unlock opportunities in Africa. We hope you will join hundreds of subscribers in our community. The official launch is scheduled next week.

What you have is the most comprehensive book in the world that deals with cybersecurity policy, management, technology, and digital forensics.  There is no other book that has ever discussed these issues in one production, at this depth. It has a total of 29 chapters all integrated to deliver deeper insights on how firms and individuals can plan and execute their cybersecurity strategies.

What you read in this book is coming years of extensive engagements via units of my business which include Milonics Analytics (an IBM PartnerWorld), First Atlantic Cybersecurity Institute and projects with banks, governments and military around the world. I have put the experiences in a book for you. You will like them. Subscribe today and begin to learn. Easily register in the site and pay with PayPal or transfer to our Nigerian bank. Where you do not have time for that, email my team and they will get you in manually.

 

Cybersecurity Africa: Policy, Management and Technology

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Beginning

Preamble

About the Author – Ndubuisi Ekekwe, PhD

 

Structure of Information Systems

1.0       Computer Fundamentals

1.1       Fundamentals of Internet

1.2       Number Systems

1.3       Information System and Business

 

Information Security

2.0       Access Control Techniques

2.1       Account Administration

2.2       Account Accessibility

2.3       Authentication Techniques

 

Network Vulnerabilities

3.0       Networking Types, ISO Model

3.1       Networking Devices, Topologies

3.2       IP Address, MAC Address & Ports

3.3       DNS & DHCP Server

3.4       Network Vulnerabilities & Types of Attacks

 

Foundation of Cybersecurity

4.0       Hacking

4.1       Phases of Ethical Hacking

4.2       Testing

4.3       Cyber-Warfare and Cyber-Terrorism

4.4       Security Implementation and Governance

 

BYOD & SMAC Security

5.0       SMAC

5.1       SMAC Security & Forensics

5.2       BYOD

5.3       BYOD Security & Forensics

 

Preventing Cyber Intrusion

6.0       What is Cyber-Attack?

6.1       Cyber-Attack Response Plan

6.2       Compliance Plan Against Cyber-Attack

6.3       Technology for Preventing Cyber-Intrusion

 

Emerging Cybersecurity Tech

7.0       Emerging Cybersecurity Tech

7.1       Changing Trends in Cybersecurity

7.2       Social Media Role

7.3       Cybersecurity Techniques

7.4       Cyber Ethics

 

Ethical Hacking

8.0       Basic

8.1       Purpose of Ethical Hacking

8.2       Hackers -Types, Purposes and Goals

8.3      Phases of Ethical Hacking

8.4     Cyber warfare and Terrorism

 

Malware Analysis

9.0       Malware – Variants, Infections and Effects

9.1       Malware Analysis – Goals, Types

9.2       Method of Malware Analysis

9.3       Setup

9.4       FUD and Avoidance

 

Penetration Testing & Tools

10.0     Basics of Penetration Testing

10.1     PenTest – Types, Models, Methodologies

10.2     Vulnerability Assessment vs. Penetration Testing

10.3     Penetration Testing Tools

10.4     Penetration Testing Distributions

 

Intrusion Detection and Prevention

11.0     Intrusion Detection System (IDS)

11.1    Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)

11.2     IDS vs. IPS vs. Firewall

11.3     Common Detection Methodology

 

Network & OS Security

12.0     Network Security – Basics, Forms, Prevention

12.1     OS Security Threats

12.2     Cryptography-Network and OS Security

 

Ethics in Information Technology

13.0     Morals, Ethics, and Laws

13.1     Ethics in Business

13.2     Ethics in Information Technology

13.3     IT Policy

 

Security Policy Analysis

14.0     Security Policy and Law

14.1     Policy Development – Process & Lifecycle

14.2     Policy Types & Standards

14.3     Policy Troubleshooting

 

Security Policy Implementation

15.0     Identify Needs Issues/Threats

15.1     Identify the Policy Users

15.2     Review & Write Policy

15.3     Train and Enforce Policy

15.4     Review and Modify

 

Global Cybersecurity Policy & Law

16.0     Cyberspace & Cybercrimes

16.1     Information Warfare & Legal Issues

16.2     National Cybersecurity Policy & Law

16.3     International Law & Policy

16.4     Legal Process & Punishment

 

Enterprise Cybersecurity Policy

17.0     Enterprise Cybersecurity Policy

17.1     Vulnerability Assessment & Risk Analysis

17.2     Security Testing Frameworks

17.3     Vulnerability Prevention

17.4     Tools & Techniques

 

Physical & Human Security Management

18.0     Physical Security

18.1     Physical Security Threats

18.2     Planning and Executing

18.3     Physical Security Checklist

18.4     Theft and Locks Picking

 

Human Security Management

19.0     Human Security

19.1     Social Engineering Techniques

19.2     Dumpster Diving & Shoulder Surfing

19.3     Phishing & Countermeasure

19.4     Staff Training

 

Cybersecurity Essentials for Leaders

20.0     Planning & Managing Enterprise Information System

20.1     Planning & Managing Enterprise Network Structure

20.2     Privacy & Human Security Management

20.3     Planning & Managing Security Assessment & Testing

20.4     Disaster Recovery/Contingency Planning

 

Cyber Incident Analysis and Response

21.0     Cybersecurity Incident & Risk

21.1     Planning & preparing for Cyber Incident

21.2     Planning Cybersecurity Incident Response

21.3     Planning Risk Management

21.4     Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity

 

Building Secure Enterprises & Organizations

22.0     Secure Enterprises & Organizations

22.1     Scope and Approach

22.2     Business Goals & Security

22.3     Baseline Analysis & Desired State

22.4     Policy and Procedures

 

Cybersecurity Project Management

23.0     Cybersecurity Project Management

23.1     Key factors for Success

23.2     Frameworks for Cybersecurity Management

23.3     Implementation of Framework

23.4     Basic Tenets

 

Digital Forensics & Evidence

24.0     Digital Forensics

24.1     Digital Forensics Model

24.2     Approach and Process

24.3     Evidence Gathering & Assessment

24.4     Evidence Examination

 

SMAC & BYOD Forensics

25.0     Social Media Forensics

25.1     Mobile Forensics

25.2     Cloud Forensics

25.3     BYOD Forensics

25.4     Digital Forensics Lifecycle

 

Guarding Against Cyber Intrusions

26.0     Attacks, Tools for Defending Against

26.1     Privileges and Access Rights

26.2     Policy for Users and Organizations

26.3     Contingency Plan

26.4     Training

 

Information Systems Security & Assurance

27.0     Information Systems Security & Assurance

27.1     Information Security

27.2     Information Assurance

27.3     Information Security and Assurance

 

Cyber Intelligence & Counter Intelligence

28.0     Cyber Intelligence

28.1     Information for Strategic Decision

28.2     Counter Intelligence

28.3     Governments & Businesses

28.4     Incident handling & Damage control

 

29. Conclusion

 


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