Trojan Horse

Trojan Horse

Book - 2012
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It's two years after the Zero Day attacks, and cyber-security analyst Jeff Aiken is reaping the rewards for crippling Al-Qaida's assault on the computer infrastructure of the Western world. His company is flourishing, and his relationship with former government agent Daryl Haugen has intensified since she became a part of his team.

But the West is under its greatest threat yet. A revolutionary, invisible trojan that alters data without leaving a trace---more sophisticated than any virus seen before---has been identified, roiling international politics. Jeff and Daryl are summoned to root it out and discover its source. As the trojan penetrates Western intelligence, and the terrifying truth about its creator is revealed, Jeff and Daryl find themselves in a desperate race to reverse it as the fate of both East and West hangs in the balance.

A thrilling suspense story and a sober warning from one of the world's leading experts on cyber-security, Trojan Horse exposes the already widespread use of international cyber-espionage as a powerful and dangerous weapon, and the lengths to which one man will go to stop it.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Thomas Dunne Books, 2012.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781250010483
Branch Call Number: F
Characteristics: viii, 319 pages ; 25 cm


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6ATE4are Feb 27, 2015

Another cyber thriller with lots of action. Couldn't put it down. Based on real cyber attacks happening now.

bookwormabc Jan 20, 2013

The writing is quite stilted, which makes it awkward to read. The plot is good, and obviously the author knows the subject matter very well. It is an important area of concern that we should all be aware of.


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