Best Cyber Security Books To Read In 2022
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Best Cyber Security Books To Learn
Cyber security is not an entry-level field, which means that there are a few fundamental skills and knowledge you must be familiar with before diving into it. It would help if you had some mastery of technical and non-technical skills to excel in this field. To be a cyber security expert, truth be told, you must be a jack of all trades. It would be best to have a good grasp of networking, system administration, command-line coding, forensics, reverse engineering, cyber operations, audit and compliance and digital security.
This article will explain the cyber security books you will need to become a competent cyber security expert. What do you study in cyber security? Cyber security learning involves gaining theoretical knowledge from cyber security books to perform practical endeavors like penetration testing. Let us now deep study the things you will need to know before taking cyber security as a career. For beginners, it is an added advantage to familiarize themselves with basic computer architecture and operating systems.
Beginners should be proactive in learning the Linux commands since they are part of the basic building block in studying cyber security. Like any other field, cyber security is a broad discipline, and for beginners, they may need to focus on a specific subfield before becoming an all-rounded expert. Remember, you cannot learn everything you need to know because it is continually growing, and therefore learning does not have a terminal point. Some people might decide to explore programming, while others may emphasize digital forensic, security policies, and others may explore the broad aspect of cyber security.
For beginners, the following are the main areas to be explored.
- Basic Data Analysis
- Basic Scripting or Introductory Programming
- Cyber Defense
- Cyber Threats
- Fundamental Security
- Design Principles
- Information Assurance Fundamentals
- Introduction to Cryptography
- Networking Concepts
- System Administration
Let us now delve into some of the cyber security books and e-books that will be resourceful in your study. Cyber security for dummies is a free e-book that delivers fast, convenient, and easily readable content. It describes what people need to know in order to defend themselves and their organization against malicious attacks. Cyber security for dummies offers steps that users can use to protect themselves at the workplace or at home.
Top Rated Cyber Security Books of February 2022
1) Cybersecurity: The Beginner’s Guide: A comprehensive guide to getting started in cybersecurity
Rating is 5 out of 5
2) Cybersecurity Essentials
Rating is 4.9 out of 5
3) Cybersecurity For Dummies
Rating is 4.8 out of 5
Cybersecurity The Beginner’s Guide
Cybersecurity: The Beginner’s Guide More than 400 pages of a comprehensive guide to getting started in cyber + 100 pages of advice from Cybersecurity experts. You will find everything to excel your career in Cybersecurity, or help your Organization to close the Cyber Talent Gap.
Thank you very much for all the experts to help me make this happen. Together we can
Ann Johnson ( Microsoft)
Dr Emre Eren KORKMAZ ( University of Oxford)
Girard Moussa ( SAP )
Martin Hale ( Charles Sturt University)
Dr. Ivica Simonovski,
Onur Ceran, (Turkish Police Force)
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Cybersecurity The Beginner’s Guide
It’s not a secret that there is a huge talent gap in the cybersecurity industry. Everyone is talking about it including the prestigious Forbes Magazine, Tech Republic, CSO Online, DarkReading, and SC Magazine, among many others. Additionally, Fortune CEO’s like Satya Nadella, McAfee’s CEO Chris Young, Cisco’s CIO Colin Seward along with organizations like ISSA, research firms like Gartner too shine light on it from time to time.
This book put together all the possible information with regards to cybersecurity, why you should choose it, the need for cybersecurity and how can you be part of it and fill the cybersecurity talent gap bit by bit. Starting with the essential understanding of security and its needs, we will move to the security domain changes and how artificial intelligence and machine learning are helping to secure systems.
Later, this book will walk you through all the skills and tools that everyone who wants to work as a security personal needs to be aware of. Then, this book will teach readers how to think like an attacker and explore some advanced security methodologies. Lastly, this book will dive deep into how to build practice labs, explore real-world use cases, and get acquainted with various security certifications.
By the end of this book, readers will be well-versed with the security domain and will be capable of making the right choices in the cybersecurity field
Things you will learn
- Get an overview of what cybersecurity is, learn about the different faces of cybersecurity and identify the domain that suits you best
- Plan your transition into cybersecurity in an efficient and effective way
- Learn how to build upon your existing skills and experience in order to prepare for your career in cybersecurity
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- ISBN : 978 1 78588 533 2
- ASIN: 1789616190
- ISBN-13: 978-1789616194
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Date: May 24, 2019
Number of Pages: 390
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Do you want to have a career in Cybersecurity? Do you want some guidance on how to switch to cyber? Then this book is right for you, where you will learn everything you need to start your Cyber career from the authors as well as Industry experts like Ann Johnson, Robin Wright, Yuri Diogenes, Dr. Ivica Simonoski, Onur Ceren, Judd Wywbourn, Girard Moussa and many more.
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