Complete Computer Security, Malware & Virus Books

David Woodsmall

A subset of my Highly Recommended Technical Reference Books

3/19/2017 - Optimized for Firefox 52.0.1

COPYRIGHT 1992 thru 2017 - David R. Woodsmall

Allen, Julia H. et al Software Security Engineering: a Guide for Project Managers AW (a CERT book) $50 0-321-50917-X (has references) Allen, Julia H. ** CERT Guide to System and Network Security Practices. AW $ 40 0-201-73723-X Anderson, Ross (I don't have it - it is also online) Security Engineering - The Book Wiley $75 0471389226 from Amazon Andres, Andreu ^ Professional Pen Testing for Web Applicationsz WROX $40 0-471-78966-6 Anley, Chris; John Heasman & Felix Lindner ## The Shellcoder's Handbook: Discovering and Exploiting Security Holes. SECOND EDITION Wiley $50 047008023X Arnold. Derek N. UNIX Security, a Practical Tutorial Mc 25 0-07-002560-6 Asadoorian, Paul & Larry Pesce Linksys WRT54G: Ultimate Hacking (a popular Router) Syngress $40 978-1-59749-166-2 Barrett, Daniel J. et al Linux Security Cookbook O'Reilly $ 40 Barrett, Daniel J. & Richard E. Silverman SSH The Secure Shell: the definitive Guide O'Reilly $40 0*596-00011-1 Blunden, Bill The Rootkit Arsenal: Escape & Evasion in the Dark Corners of the system Wordware Publishing $50 1-59822-061-6 Boyd, Colin & Anish Mathuria %% Protocols for Authentication and Key Establishment. See also: ENCRYPTION Springer $65 3540431071 Amazon Bryant, Richard UNIX Security for the Organization SAMS 35 w/3 1/2" 0-672-30571-2 Burns, Bryan et al Security Power Tools O'Reilly $60 0-596-00963-1 Calkins, Bill Solaris 8 System Administration Certification Exams 310-011 and 310-012 QUE $ 50 w/CD & exam questions 1-57870-259-3 Carter, Dr. Everett F/ Jr, et al Hack Proofing XML Syngress $50 1-931836-50-7 Collings, Terry & Kurt Wall Red hat Linux Networking and System Administration. SECOND EDITION. Red Hat Press $ 60 w/CD 0-7645-4498-5 Collberg, Christian & Jasvir Nagra Surreptitious Software: Obfuscation, Watermarking, and Tamperproofing for Software Protection AW $60 978-0321549259 Amazon See also: COMPUTER SECURITY I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS BOOK FOR ALL DEVELOPERS & SECURITY PEOPLE Conry-Murray, Andrew and Vincent Weafer Symantec Guide to Home Internet Security Symantec Press/AW $ 20 0-321-35641-1 Doraswamy, Naganand & Dan Harkins IPSec. SECOND EDITION PH/PTR $45 0-13-046189-X Dwivendi, Himanshu ^ Securing Storage: A Proactive Guide to SAN and NAS Security Wiley $50 0-32134995-4 HAS NO REFERENCES Edney, John & William A. Arbaugh @@ Real 802.11 Security: Wi-Fi Protected Access and 802.11i AW (updated in 2004) 0-321-13620-9 Eilam, Eldad ## Reversing: Secrets of Reverse Engineering (use to prevent this from happening Wiley $40 0764574817 Erbshloe, Michael Trojans, Worms and Spyware Elsevier $35 0-7506-7848-8 (in my opnion, this is a high-level, manager-type overview) (I much preview the very technical book by Peter Szor) Erickson, Jon # Hacking: The Art of Exploitation. SECOND EDITION No Starch Press $50 w/CD 1593271441 & 978-1593271442 Finkenzeller, Klaus RFID Handbook : Fundamentals and Applications in Contactless Smart Cards and Identification Wiley 0-470-84402-7 Frisch, Aeleen Essential System Administration O'Reilly and Associates. $ 30 0-937175-80-3 Frisch, Aeleen Essential System Administration: Pocket Reference O'Reilly and Associates. $ 15 0-596-00449-4 Gaines, Helen Fouche Cryptanalysis: A Study of Ciphers and their Solution Dover Press 57-203 Garms, Jess & Daniel Somerfield Professional Java Security WROX $50 1861009265 Grigonis, Richard Fault Resilient PCs Flatiron Publishing 0-936648-89-9 Hall, Elaine M. Managing Risk AW $ 60 0-201-25592-8 Harris, Jeffrey Novell NetWare 6.5 Administrator's Handbook QUE $50 Henry-Stocker, Sandra & Evan R. Marks Solaris Solutions for System Administrators. SECOND EDITION Wiltey $ 45 0-471-43115-X Hoffman, Billy & Bryan Sullivan # AJAX Security AW $50 0-321-49193-0 Hogland, Greg & James Butler Rootkits AW $45 0-321-29431-9 Howard, Michael & David LeBlanc ** Writing Secure Code. MS Press $40 w/CD 0-7356-1588-8 Hunt, Craig TCP/IP Network Administration O'Reilly & Associates 30 0-937175-82-X James, Lance Phishing Exposed Syngress $ 50 1-59749-030-X Kanclirz, Jan Jr. Netcat Power Tools. See also Netcat Syngress $60 w/free e-book 978-1-59749-257-7 Karplak, Dale Walter Software Engineering Risk Managment IEEE 0-8186-7194-7 Kaspersky, Kris ## Hacker Disassembling Uncovered: Powerful Techniques To Safeguard Your Programming A-List Publishing $50 1931769222 Kaspersky, Kris CD Cracking Uncovered: Protection against Unsanctioned CD Copying Alist $ 40 w/CD 1-931769-33-8 Kolesnikov, Oleg & Brian Hatch Building Linux Virtual Networks (VPNs) New riders $ 45 1-57870-266-6 Laffin, John Codes and Ciphers: Secret Writing Through the Ages Signet Long, Johnny et al Penetration Tester's Open Source Toolkit Syngress $60 w/CD 1-59749-021-0 McCarty, Bill (I prefer the one by Frank Mayer) @ SELINUX: NSA's Open Source Security Enhanced Linux. O'Reilly $40 0-596-00716-7 MacWilliams, F. J. & N.J.A Sloane The Theory of Error-Correcting Codes North-Holland 0-4444-85009-0 Madjid Nakhjiri and Mahsa Nakhjiri %% AAA and Network Security for Mobile Access: Radius, Diameter, EAP, PKI and IP Mobility. Wiley $150 0470011947 Amazon May, J. ** OSPF: Anatomy of a Routing Protocol AW Mayer, Frank et al @ SELINUX by Example PH $45 0-13-196369-4 Meyer, Carl H. and Stephen M. Matyas Cryptography: A New Dimension in Computer Data Security Wiley 0-471-04892-5 Miles, Greg at al Security Assessment: Case Studies for Implementing the NSA IAM (Information Assurance methodology). Syngress $70 1-932266-96-8 Miller, Laurence & Peter H Gregory CISSP for Dummies. SECOND EDITION Wiley $40 w/CD 978-0-470-12426-0 Miller, Mark A. ** Voice Over IP. [IP, RTP, RTCP, RSVP, RTSP & VPN] M&T $ 50 w/CD 0-7645-4617-1 Minasi, Mark Administrating Windows Vista Security: The Big Surprises. Sybex $40 0470108320 See also SECURITY Mui, Linda & Eeric Pearce X Window System Administrator's Guide - for Release 4 and Release 5 O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. 30 0-937175-83-8 Nelson, Mark The Data Compression Book M&T Books 1-55851-216-0 Osterloh, Heather IP Routing Primer Plus SAMS $ 40 0-672-32210-2 Pontiatowski, Marty hp-ux 11i System Administration Handbook & Toolkit PH/PTR $ 65 w/CD 0-13-101883-3 Porter, Thomas & Michael Gough How to Cheat at VoIP Security SYNGRESS $50 159749-169-1 Rankl, Wolfgang & Wolfgang Effing Smart Card Handbook. 3rd edition Wiley 0-470-85668-8 Rathaus, Noam & Gadi Evron ## Open Source Fuzzing Tools Syngress $60 978-1597491952 Amazon Rehman, Rafeeq Ur HP Certified: HP-UX System Administration PH/PTR $60 0-13-018374-1 Reiss, Levi & Joseph Radin UNIX System Administration Guide. Covers V & BSD systems Osborne 35 0-07-881951-2 Rescorla, Eric ** SSL & TLS: Designing and Building Secure Systems AW $ 40 0-201-61598-3 Schell, Benadette and Clemons Martan Webster's New World Hacker Dictionary Wiley $30 0-470-04752-6 See also: Complete Comuter Security Schneier, Bruce Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms and Source Code in C Wiley 45 0-471-59756-2 SCO UNIX SCO UNIX System V System Administrator's Guide PH 40 0-13-012568-7 Seitz, Justin @@ Gray Hat Python: Python Programming for Hackers and Reverse Engineers No Starch Press $40 978-1593271923 Amazon See also: COMPUTER SECURITY Shah, Shreeraj WEB 2.0 Security: defending AJAX, RIA and SOA Charles River w/CD $50 1-58450-550-8 Shema, Mike & Bradley C. Johnson Anti-Hacker Toolkit. Second Edition Osborne $60 w/CD 0-07223020-7 Shimonski, Robert J. et al Best Damn Firewall Book Period Syngress $60 1-931836-90-6 Skoudis, Ed ^ Malware: Fighting Malicious Code PH $ 50 0-13-101405-6 Stevenson, Larry & Nancy Altholz @@ Rootkits for Dummies For Dummies $30 w/CD 978-0471917106 Sutton, Michael et al Fuzzing: Brute Force Vulnerability Discovery AW $55 0-321-44611-9 Amazon Szor, Peter (Symantec's chief anti-virus researcher) Art of Computer Virus Research and Defense Symantec Press $ 50 0-321-30454-3 [This is rather technical, but necessary if you really want understand how Viruses work and perhaps how to combat them] Takanen, Ari ## Fuzzing for Software Security Testing and Quality Assurance Artech House Publishers $85 978-1596932142 Amaon Thomas, Stephen A. ** IP Switching and Routing Essentials: Understanding RIP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, CR-LDP, and RSVP-TE Wiley 0471034665 Thompson, Herbert H. & Scott G. Chase ^ Software Vulnerability Guide. Charles River $50 1-58450-358-0 Todd, Chad Hack Proofing Windows 2000 Syngress $50 1-931836-49-3 Toxen, Bob Real World Linux Security. SECOND EDTION PH/PTR $50 w/CD 0-13-046456-2 Tulloch, Mitch ** Microsoft Encyclopedia of Security MS Press $40 0-7356-1877-1 Viega, John, et al ** Network Security with OpenSSL O'Reilly $40 Vacca, John R. Biometrics and Verification Technology Systems. BH $? 978-0-7506-7967-1 Vieler, Ric @@ Professional Rootkits WROX $50 978-0470101544 Amazon [Personally, the books seems more about code than about theory (which you may prefer). [For theory, I would recommend: "Rootkits: Subverting the Windows Kernel", or even ROOKITS For Dummies Walker, Andy Absolute Beginner's Guide to Security, Spam, Spyware and Viruses. QUE $22 0-7897-3459-1 Wang, Wallace Steal this Computer Book 4 No Starch press $30 w/CD of Security Programs 1-59327-105-0 (See also: computer security) Whittaker, James A, & Herbert H. Thompson How to Break Software Security AW/Pearson $35 w/CD 0-321-19433-0 Wolfe, Paul et al Anti-SPAM Toolkit McGraw-Hill $50 (2004) w/CD 0-07-223167-X Zaytsev, Oleg @@ Rootkits, Spyware/Adware, Keyloggers and Backdoors: Detection and Neutralization A List Publishing $40 978-1931769594 Ziegler, Robert L. Linux Firewalls. Second Edition New Riders $50 0-7357-1099-6 Zwicky, Elizabeth D. && Building Internet Firewalls. 2nd Edition O'Reilly $50 1-56592-871-7