That is an independent computer security based expert out of the Silicon Valley in California, USA. He has authored several international best-sellers on numerous topics related to computer security that have been widely appreciated by both professionals and industry leaders the world over. Fadia is also a widely recognized computer security guru and cyber terrorism expert.
Hackers. That elusive class of computer criminals who break into systems, release viruses, and deface websites, right? Wrong! While such computer criminals have helped shape the typical definition of a hacker, not all hackers are out to wreak havoc. There are ethical hackers who crack a system for the sheer challenge of doing so – not to cause damage or destruction. This book is much more than a guide to hacking. For anyone interested in finding out how your fail-safe system was cracked and how you can better protect yourself, this book is a must-read. It contains helpful resources that you can use as a reference to better protect your system from becoming the victim of attacks. It also includes discussions on the nature of file encryption, firewalls and viruses, and shows how users can make their systems more secure.