Unauthorized Access: The Crisis in Online Privacy and Security (Paperback)

by Robert H. Sloan, Richard Warner

Format: Paperback 398 pages

Not in stock

Usually despatched in 1-2 weeks

£38.99

Delivered FREE
in the UK

Add to basket

Going beyond current books on privacy and security, Unauthorized Access: The Crisis in Online Privacy and Security proposes specific solutions to public policy issues pertaining to online privacy and security. Requiring no technical or legal expertise, the book explains complicated concepts in clear, straightforward language. The authors-two renowned experts on computer security and law-explore the well-established connection between social norms, privacy, security, and technological structure. This approach is the key to understanding information security and informational privacy, providing a practical framework to address ethical and legal issues. The authors also discuss how rapid technological developments have created novel situations that lack relevant norms and present ways to develop these norms for protecting informational privacy and ensuring sufficient information security. Bridging the gap among computer scientists, economists, lawyers, and public policy makers, this book provides technically and legally sound public policy guidance about online privacy and security. It emphasizes the need to make trade-offs among the complex concerns that arise in the context of online privacy and security.

Book details

Published
18/10/2012

Publisher
CRC Press Inc

ISBN
9781439830130


Other books by this author See all titles

The prices displayed are for website purchases only, and may differ to the prices in Waterstones shops.