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Uncover, plug, and ethically disclose security flaws
Prevent catastrophic network attacks by exposing security flaws, fixing them, and ethically reporting them to the software author. Fully expanded to cover the hacker's latest devious methods, Gray Hat Hacking: The Ethical Hacker's Handbook, Second Edition lays out each exploit alongside line-by-line code samples, detailed countermeasures, and moral disclosure procedures. Find out how to execute effective penetration tests, use fuzzers and sniffers, perform reverse engineering, and find security holes in Windows and Linux applications. You'll also learn how to trap and autopsy stealth worms, viruses, rootkits, adware, and malware.
Shon Harris, MCSE, CISSP, is the president of Logical Security, an educator, and a security consultant.
Allen Harper, CISSP, is the president and owner of n2netsecurity, Inc., in North Carolina.
Chris Eagle is the associate chairman of the Computer Science Department at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in Monterey, California.
Jonathan Ness, CHFI, is a lead software security engineer at Microsoft.