The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism

Written By Carl Young
The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 26 February 2014
  • ISBN : 0124200613
  • Pages : 512 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism by author: Carl Young which was release on 26 February 2014 and published by Butterworth-Heinemann with total page 512 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Scientists with little or no background in security and security professionals with little or no background in science and technology often have difficulty communicating in order to implement the best counterterrorism strategies. The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism offers the necessary theoretical foundation to address real-world terrorism scenarios, effectively bridging the gap. It provides a powerful security assessment methodology, coupled with counterterrorism strategies that are applicable to all terrorism attack vectors. These include biological, chemical, radiological, electromagnetic, explosive, and electronic or cyber attacks. In addition to rigorous estimates of threat vulnerabilities and the effectiveness of risk mitigation, it provides meaningful terrorism risk metrics. The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism teaches the reader how to think about terrorism risk, and evaluates terrorism scenarios and counterterrorism technologies with sophistication punctuated by humor. Both students and security professionals will significantly benefit from the risk assessment methodologies and guidance on appropriate counterterrorism measures contained within this book. Offers a simple but effective analytic framework to assess counterterrorism risk and realistic measures to address threats Provides the essential scientific principles and tools required for this analysis Explores the increasingly important relationship between physical and electronic risk in meaningful technical detail Evaluates technical security systems to illustrate specific risks using concrete examples

The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism

The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism
  • Author : Carl Young
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2014-02-26
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Scientists with little or no background in security and security professionals with little or no background in science and technology often have difficulty communicating in order to implement the best counterterrorism strategies. The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism offers the necessary theoretical foundation to address real-world terrorism scenarios, effectively bridging ...

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Second Edition

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism  Second Edition
  • Author : Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan K. Loyalka
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-08-10
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Traditionally, resources on terrorism and counterterrorism tend to focus on the social, behavioral, and legal aspects of the subject, with minimal emphasis on the scientific and technological aspects. Taking into account these practical considerations, the second edition of Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism discusses the nature of terrorism ...

Making the Nation Safer

Making the Nation Safer
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2002-10-05
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Vulnerabilities abound in U.S. society. The openness and efficiency of our key infrastructures â€" transportation, information and telecommunications systems, health systems, the electric power grid, emergency response units, food and water supplies, and others â€" make them susceptible to terrorist attacks. Making the Nation Safer discusses technical approaches to mitigating these ...

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism
  • Author : Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan K. Loyalka
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2002-08-29
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Citing viable homeland defense strategies, this book examines the potential agents, delivery methods, and toxic and nontoxic effects of possible nuclear, biological, and chemical terrorist attacks. Providing countermeasures for governmental and emergency first-response teams, the book covers the impact of WMDs on public health, agriculture, and economic infrastructures, as well ...

Information Technology for Counterterrorism

Information Technology for Counterterrorism
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Computer Science and Telecommunications Board,Committee on the Role of Information Technology in Responding to Terrorism
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2003-04-07
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Information technology (IT) is essential to virtually all of the nation’s critical infrastructures making them vulnerable by a terrorist attack on their IT system. An attack could be on the system itself or use the IT system to launch or exacerbate another type of attack. IT can also be ...

Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism at Home and Abroad Perspectives on the Key Challenges

Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism at Home and Abroad   Perspectives on the Key Challenges
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 34
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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India United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism

India United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Author : National Institute for Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India,National Academy of Sciences,Committee on India-United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2014-12-23
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : India and the United States are the world's two largest democracies with distinguished scientific traditions and experts in a wide range of scientific-technical fields. Given these strengths and the ability to learn from one another, the U.S. National Academy of Sciences together with the National Institute for Advanced Studies ...

Science and Technology to Counter Terrorism

Science and Technology to Counter Terrorism
  • Author : International Strategic and Security Studies Programme of the National Institute of Advanced Studies,National Academy of Sciences,Committee on International Security and Arms Control
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2007-03-27
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : This volume presents the papers and summarizes the discussions of a workshop held in Goa, India, in January 2004, organized by the Indian National Institute of Advanced Science (NIAS) and the U.S. Committee on International Security and Arms Control (CISAC). During the workshop, Indian and U.S. experts examined the ...

Information Security Science

Information Security Science
  • Author : Carl Young
  • Publisher : Syngress
  • Release Date : 2016-06-23
  • Total pages : 406
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Information Security Science: Measuring the Vulnerability to Data Compromises provides the scientific background and analytic techniques to understand and measure the risk associated with information security threats. This is not a traditional IT security book since it includes methods of information compromise that are not typically addressed in textbooks or ...

Science and Technology Policies for the Anti Terrorism Era

Science and Technology Policies for the Anti Terrorism Era
  • Author : A.D. James
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2006-09-12
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : The objectives of the papers included in this volume were to critically consider the science and technology policies necessary for defence against terrorism and other threats to security; to assess the priorities for governments, universities, national laboratories and industrial firms; to identify how governments and the science and technology community ...

Countering Bioterrorism

Countering Bioterrorism
  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism,Panel on Biological Issues
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2003-01-03
  • Total pages : 105
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : The attacks of September 11 and the release of anthrax spores revealed enormous vulnerabilities in the U.S. public-health infrastructure and suggested similar vulnerabilities in the agricultural infrastructure as well. The traditional public health response-surveillance (intelligence), prevention, detection, response, recovery, and attribution-is the paradigm for the national response not only to ...

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Second Edition

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism  Second Edition
  • Author : Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan K. Loyalka
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2009-11-04
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Traditionally, resources on terrorism and counterterrorism tend to focus on the social, behavioral, and legal aspects of the subject, with minimal emphasis on the scientific and technological aspects. Taking into account these practical considerations, the second edition of Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism discusses the nature of terrorism ...

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism
  • Author : Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan K. Loyalka
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2002-08-29
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Citing viable homeland defense strategies, this book examines the potential agents, delivery methods, and toxic and nontoxic effects of possible nuclear, biological, and chemical terrorist attacks. Providing countermeasures for governmental and emergency first-response teams, the book covers the impact of WMDs on public health, agriculture, and economic infrastructures, as well ...

Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security

Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security
  • Author : John G. Voeller
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2010-02-08
  • Total pages : 2888
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : Read online Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security written by John G. Voeller, published by Wiley which was released on 2010-02-08. Download full Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

India United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism

India United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Author : Committee on India-United States Cooperation on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-12-23
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0124200613
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Summary : India and the United States are the world's two largest democracies with distinguished scientific traditions and experts in a wide range of scientific-technical fields. Given these strengths and the ability to learn from one another, the U.S. National Academy of Sciences together with the National Institute for Advanced Studies ...