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Strategic intelligence management : national security imperatives and information and communications technologies

Author: Babak Akhgar; Simeon Yates
Publisher: Waltham, MA : Elsevier/Butterworth-Heinmann, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats

Introduces both academic researchers and law enforcement professionals to contemporary issues of national security and information management and analysis. This title explores the technological and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Babak Akhgar; Simeon Yates
ISBN: 9780124071919 0124071910
OCLC Number: 828190010
Description: xxiv, 316 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : strategy formation in the a globalised and networked age : a review of the concept and its definition --
National security strategies and issues --
Securing the state : strategic responses for an interdependent world --
We have met the enemy and they are us : insider threat and its challenge to national security --
An age of asymmetric challenges --
4th generation warfare at sea --
Port and border security --
the first and last line of national security defence --
The public, communication, risk and national security --
Risk communication, risk perception and behaviour as foundations of effective national security practices --
Promoting public resilience against CBRN terrorism --
From local to global : policing and national security --
The role of social media in crisis : a European holistic approach to the adoption of online and mobile communications in crisis response and search and rescue efforts --
Emerging technologies and the human rights challenge of rapidly expanding --
State surveillance capacities --
Technologies, information and knowledge for national security --
User requirements and training needs within security applications : methods for capture and communication --
Exploring the crisis management/knowledge management nexus --
A semantic approach to security policy reasoning --
The Athena project : using formal concept analysis to facilitate the actions of responders in a crisis situation --
Exploiting intelligence for national security --
Re-thinking standardization for interagency information sharing --
Future threats and cyber security --
Securing cyberspace : strategic responses for a digital age --
National cyber defense strategy --
From cyber terrorism to state actors : covert cyber operations --
Cybersecurity countermeasures to combat cyberterrorism --
Developing a model to reduce and/or prevent cyber crime victimization among the user individuals --
Responsibility: edited by Babak Akhgar, Simeon Yates.
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