The Security Development Lifecycle
by Michael Howard, Steve Lipner
Publisher: Microsoft Press 2006
Number of pages: 352
This book is the first to detail a rigorous, proven methodology that measurably minimizes security bugs -- the Security Development Lifecycle (SDL). In this long-awaited book, security experts Michael Howard and Steve Lipner guide you through each stage of the SDL -- from education and design to testing and post-release.
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This is an introduction to information security aimed primarily at K-12 administrators, educators, and technology staff. Security professionals have found that actions taken to increase security often have a minimal, or even opposite, effect.
by Ed Gelbstein - Bookboon
The explosive growth in the adoption of electronic devices by the general population is creating and environment where some measures of digital hygiene are needed to protect the devices and the data they contain as well as their owners.
- The National Academies Press
Software update is an important mechanism by which security changes and improvements are made in software, and this seemingly simple concept encompasses a wide variety of practices, mechanisms, policies, and technologies.
This is an online book for people studying for the CompTIA Security+ exam and for those interested in designing and implementing secure IT environments. The concepts in this book apply equally to Windows, Linux, UNIX, and MacOS X.