11. Software Flaws and Malware

  1. Mark Stamp

Published Online: 9 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118027974.ch11

Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

How to Cite

Stamp, M. (2011) Software Flaws and Malware, in Information Security: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118027974.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470626399

Online ISBN: 9781118027974

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Keywords:

  • software flaws;
  • malware;
  • botnets;
  • buffer overflow;
  • software-based attacks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Software Flaws

  • Malware

  • Botnets

  • Miscellaneous Software-Based Attacks

  • Summary