KNOW YOUR ENEMY BOOK
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Showing of 20 reviews. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later. Paperback Verified Purchase. This is a requirement for anyone studying security or it is also a good read for those who aren't security professionals but want to understand more about the blackhat community.
It really should be read by any computer professional to understand the threats and the tactics to deceive those who deceive us.
Overall, a great book and one to add to the collection but easy to read cover to cover first! This book describes the methods and findings of the Honeynet Project in prose that is clear and easy to follow even for someone without a strong background in computer technology.
It shows that the members of the blackhat community more commonly called crackers or hackers scan the internet indiscriminatley, probing computers for secruity weaknesses and exploiting those that they find.
The book conveys this message that needs to reach a wide audience: Blackhats look for any internet attached computer that they can break into. They do not care if the computer is powerful, contains valuable data, or has a fast connection. They only care about its presence and crackability.
If you are under the delusion that blackhats are not interested in your computer this book is an alarm clock ringing to wake you up. If you are curious about how computers on the Internet are compromised this book has the details you need including a CDROM with useful programs to get a base understanding of the issues.
If you are a data security professional this book is a self test about what you should already know. If you are a business manager responsible for Internet attached computers this book provides information to help you make better decisions about resource allocation for security. The Honeynet Project is fairly young.
The book covers what they have learned to date from putting stock systems out on the Internet. The final chapter is titled "The Future of the Honeynet".
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The promise of that chapter addresses my primary complaint about the book. It just covers the basics - unpatched default installations getting cracked by wandering vandals. While the detection and analysis work of the Honeynet Project is advanced they show in this book the literal and figurative kiddie brats bullying systems with no security precautions applied.
This left me hungry for information on how more advanced hackers do their attacks. Having said that I must acknowledge that the Internet has a massive population of computers that are vulnerable to these basic attacks.
Through ignorance, indifference, or misplaced priorities computers are attached to the Internet without being properly secured. Blackhats can compromise these systems and use them to attack targets of choice - including the infrastructre of the Internet itself. Hopefully this book will gather an audience that will respond to its implied call to action The authors extensively document their honeypot project, which was designed to deflect attackers away from real systems and data assets by using decoys.
The project evolved into something much more, which is chronicled in the book. The first part of the book deals with technical issues and how and why the project was initiated. As the chronicle of the project proceeds the authors begin adding a new dimension to information security: This is where the book becomes fascinating, and where reading the book becomes tedious.
The fascination stems from the methods used to identify, classify and profile their attackers. The tedium in reading the book is that you have to carefully read through logs of chats Chapter 11, In their Own Words. This is not the stuff of casual reading - but is worth the time, effort and pain it takes to wade through this chapter.
Part of the tedium, aside from having to read raw but annotated logs is that profiling attackers requires an understanding of cultural issues, psychological motivations and risks associated with each attacker profile. The tools are the ones the project uses in building, maintaining, and using a Honeynet environment, and includes source code, precompiled binaries, and documentation.
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The supporting material consists of source code, network captures, and other information related to specific chapters. The sophisticated profiling methods described his book are more suited for large corporations, organizations that support unpopular social causes commercial and non-commercial and targets of information warfare attacks. I personally believe that the book adds a new dimension to IT security, making it an important contribution to the security body of knowledge.
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