The Darkening Web: The War for Cyberspace

The Darkening Web: The War for Cyberspace 隣 Importance of textThe Darkening Web: The War for Cyberspace 嘆 ePUB By Alexander Klimburg ﬦ A prescient and important book Fascinating The New York Review of Books Klimburgs book is a plea for cyber sanity, but it is also a chilling read The Sunday Times UK Its this type of worldwide cyber chaosthe type that could down airplanes, turn off respirators and plunge millions into darknessthat Alexander Klimburg warns of in The Darkening Web Klimburgs warnings regarding Russian cyber aspirations are on the money The New ScientistA quietly horrifying new book The Darkening Web eventually accumulates the picture of an impending apocalypse, an utterly unwinnable war in which the worlds few good guys are outgunned, outspent, and outmaneuvered at every stage of what Klimburg refers to as the great cyber game The Christian Science Monitor Readers will take much from the authors considerable expertise, clear and explanatory prose, and breadth of discussion Klimburg adds to the growing literature of clear eyed, authoritative authors who doubtless are shaping debate on how governments, corporations, and individuals should begin to understand the evolution of the internet and those who would use it to carry out cyberattacks The Washington Free Beacon An extraordinarily informative and accessible examination of the threats to physical infrastructure, privacy and the free flow of information posed by the struggle for control of cyberspace Ripped from yesterdaysand tomorrowsheadlines, The Darkening Web shines a spotlight on a vitally important and little understood threat The Tulsa World The Darkening Web provides a sweeping yet nuanced overview of how we got to where we are online, with ample backstory A thoughtful framework for assessing developments in this fast moving areaUltimately, Klimburg concludes, the battle for a free Internet is nothing less than the struggle for the heart of modern democratic society NatureExhaustively researched A complex, fascinating book Indispensable reading for anyone keen to understand what lies ahead as cyberspace displaces conventional battlefields as the preferred venue for resolving conflict The Toronto StarA dark but riveting account of how competition between nations threatens the future of the Internet Klimburg provides a broad overview of the technical and political underpinnings of the Internet and reveals how many of them are being eroded by short sightedness and national pride A must read.Jeff Moss, founder of Black Hat and DEF CON conferencesA compelling and authoritative book that will shape the conversation about the intersection of the Internet and foreign policy.Bruce Schneier, author of Data and GoliathAt a time of rising focus on threats to the internet, Alexander Klimburg introduces much needed clarity and precision into such concepts as cyber war and information security This book is indispensablenot only for national security officials formulating policies on cyber conflict, cyber crime and cyber governance, but for any reader seeking a strong grounding in this critically important material and what it means for our global future.Michael Chertoff, former U.S Secretary of Homeland SecurityAlexander Klimburg provides a chilling but well informed and readable tour of cyber interdependence Anyone interested in our growing global vulnerabilities should read this book.Joseph S Nye, Jr., University Distinguished Service Professor at Harvard University and author of The Future of PowerKlimburg is exceedingly qualified to write about cyberspace as a new field of war The dark side of cyberspace is a daunting subject, but Klimburgs narrative is very accessible, and frankly, this is all far too important to ignore BooklistA very frightening book Reading it is well worth the effort Recommended for anyone interested in international affairs Library JournalAn excellent primer on cyberwarfare A chilling portrait of the emergence of cyberspace as a domain for political conflict Publishers WeeklyKlimburg delivers an urgent warning that civil libertarians and cybernauts alike will want to heed Kirkus ReviewsAlexander Klimburg is a program director at The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies, a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, and an associate and former fellow at the Belfer Center of the Harvard Kennedy School He has acted as an advisor to a number of governments and international organizations on cybersecurity strategy and internet governance, and has participated in various national, international, NATO and EU policy groups He splits his time between Boston, Vienna and The Hague From the Hardcover edition. 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  • Hardcover
  • 431 pages
  • Alexander Klimburg
  • English
  • 01 April 2016