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Hate to say this, but "amzon"-tagging is not working with my Browser Firefox 27. I neither see a picture nor a link. Is this problem specific to me?



Books I've read and find useful and interesting:




Linux Firewalls: Attack Detection and Response with IPTABLES, PSAD and FWSNORT



Hacking: The Art of Exploitation (but this book is more for coders/debuggers/shellcoders in general) I'm more interested in the pivoting, intrusion and evasion part. 



I have the same issue regarding Amazon Tagging (no image, no link) using Chrome too

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The Hacker Playbook 2: Practical Guide To Penetration Testing I recommend this book.

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Open Source Intelligence Techniques: Resources for Searching and Analyzing Online Information

More as a resource vs. a book you'd read cover to cover.


Penetration Testing: A Hands-On Introduction to Hacking

An excellent book.  The author teaches a course that follows the book at cybrary.it


The Hacker Playbook 2: Practical Guide To Penetration Testing


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cheap security e-books:

Pay $1 or more!

Social Engineering: The Art of Human Hacking

The Web Application Hacker's Handbook: Finding and Exploiting Security Flaws, 2nd Edition

Practical Reverse Engineering: x86, x64, ARM, Windows Kernel, Reversing Tools, and Obfuscation

Threat Modeling: Designing for Security

Pay $8 or more to also unlock!

Security Engineering: A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed Systems, 2nd Edition

The Shellcoder's Handbook: Discovering and Exploiting Security Holes, 2nd Edition

Cryptography Engineering: Design Principles and Practical Applications

The Art of Deception: Controlling the Human Element of Security

The Art of Memory Forensics: Detecting Malware and Threats in Windows, Linux, and Mac Memory

Pay $15 or more to also unlock!

Malware Analyst's Cookbook and DVD: Tools and Techniques for Fighting Malicious Code

Unauthorised Access: Physical Penetration Testing For IT Security Teams

Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World, 15th Anniversary Edition

CEH v9: Certified Ethical Hacker Version 9 Study Guide

Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms and Source Code in C, 20th Anniversary Edition


offer valid 8 days

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On 12/19/2010 at 1:42 AM, Armando said:

List of books recommended by our students

Please let us know (reply to this thread) if any of these books are not worth the money, are out of date or if you want to add new books to it.

Social Books Review

Here you can post book titles that you have read and recommend to other students.

When you do, please provide an exhaustive review, or at least WHY this particular book benefited your education and WHAT you learned from it.

When you add the book please find the ASIN/ISBN-10 code into the Amazon book page. Once done, please insert this text in your post:


where 123456 is the ASIN/ISBN.

This will ensure that the information about the book title (including image and link) is inserted into your post.

In the book page on Amazon you will find the ISBN-10/ASIN code by scrolling down:

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Why taking part to this initiative

By adding the


tag and buying books through clicking on the links to books on this page, eLearnSecurity will get credited of 15% on the book price.

The money collected will be re-used to buy Amazon gift card to be awarded to the forum members that will help the other students or the eLearnSecurity staff the most.

This initiative is in Beta and might be moved to a whole new forum as soon as your feedback is received on the subject.


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Thanks for info !

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