Information Warfare has 11 ratings and 2 reviews. Fahrettin said: I was walking around in my college library to see what books there are in Computers sec. With thousands of credits to his name, Winn Schwartau writes on security, information warfare, privacy, culture and how they all fit together. Information Warfare. There is no such thing as electronic privacy. In cyberspace, you are guilty until proven innocent. Information is a weapon.

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I know that the Electronic Pearl Harbor many of have spoken of has not occurred — schwagtau. Also the term, Information Warrior, is defined in a such way that you wonder if the writer’s only knowledge on the topic comes from second class hacker movies.

Winn grew up in a little town, on the upper west side of Manhattan niformation Spanish Harlem. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Pasquale Stirparo marked it as to-read Nov 30, Ruth Tiller is currently reading it Nov 22, Nonetheless, the pr Dear Kindle Reader: I was walking around in my college library to see what books there are in Computers section.

Kelli Tarala marked it as to-read Mar 14, I came across with this one and title got my attention. Schwagtau has been called the wunn architect of information warfare” [5] and has been identified as one of the 25 most influential people in the security industry.


Schwartau is the Chairman of the Board of Mobile Active Defense, specializing in security and compliance for smartphones and tablets, [9] and president and founder of The Security Awareness Company formerly known as Interpact, Inc. Nicholasdicola marked it as to-read Oct 18, His first non-fiction book, Information Warfare: Preview — Information Warfare by Winn Schwartau.

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However it turned out, it’s nothing more than a badly written book that aims to create unnecessary fear about computers and new tech. Winn got some direct hits and some clear misses when envisioning the future of netcentric warfare I guess that’s “cyberwar” to you, casual readerbut I came acrosss his piece at a used book store and bought it despite the sticker shock.

Scott Whitney marked it as to-read Oct 31, Matthew Armstrong marked it as to-read Jul 03, Then he spent of his youth growing up with beatniks and such in Greenwich Village, another small town in NYC.

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At the national level, I, as much as any one, have been surprised to see that nation states are doing what this book predicted. Mistamark rated it liked it Nov 08, The US Government thought there was too much classified information in it and the Brits wanted to ban it. The debate is encouraged and has contributed to greater security than I thought possible when I wrote this, what seems so many years ago.


Winn Schwartau

Jim rated it really liked it Jul 12, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. All in all, I want to thank everyone for the tremendous support over the years which has encouraged me to continue working along lines that a few others demean. He is known for his appearances at Defcon as the host of the popular game Hacker Jeopardyand for his provocative and original ideas and has written more than a dozen works on security topics.

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Jon is currently reading it Aug winb, William R Arcand rated it it was amazing Sep 11, Danielle marked it as to-read Apr 12, Another of his books, “Cybershock”, is a non-technical look at the DEF CON conference, hackers in general, Phreaking and the importance of computer security.

Sean marked it as to-read Jul 14, It was about time. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. There is no privacy and the situation is getting worse. Svetlana marked it as to-read Jul 30, Return to Book Page.