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- Kevin Beaver
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Kevin Beaver is an information security consultant, expert witness, and professional speaker with Atlanta-based Principle Logic, LLC. With over 24 years of experience in the industry, Kevin specializes in performing independent network and application security assessments in the name of minimizing business risks. He has authored/co-authored 11 books on information security including the brand-new Hacking For Dummies, 4th edition and The Practical Guide to HIPAA Privacy and Security Compliance. In addition, he's the creator of the Security On Wheels information security audio books and blog providing security learning for IT professionals on the go.
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Contributions from Kevin Beaver
- Do standards adequately address application security?
- Will testing services like uTest make software secure?
- Build Web apps to withstand denial-of-service attacks
- Get the most security out of forms-based authentication
- Third-party application security is vulnerable to flaws
- Why IT auditors and Web developers have disconnected goals
- Get management on board with securing software vulnerabilities
- Mobile access management: New platform, same problems
- Expert advice on cloud application security issues
- Network security threats are not to be ignored
- Look out for these mobile application security threats
- Hybrid security: Beyond pen testing, static analysis
- Mobile app software: Avoid the cycle of insecurity
- Security lesson: Beating web application threats
- Security lesson: How to test for common security faults
- Common software security oversights school
- Hacking For Dummies: Hacking Methodologies, Chapter 4
- Can security testing only happen in the production environment?
- The secrets to getting started in your software testing
- Building solid security requirements