Books and Scientific Publications

Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance supports scientific work in security and cybercrime domains by distributing books, academic textbooks, publications and technical reports published by members of the Association.


IJISC – International Journal of Information Security and Cybercrime
ISSN 2285 – 9225, e-ISSN 2286 – 0096, Sitech Publishing House, 2012 – present

IJISCIJISC – International Journal of Information Security and Cybercrime is a biannual publication with the purpose of analyzing information, computers and communications security and identifying new valences of cybercrime phenomenon.

Through the theoretical and practical addressed issues, the Journal target are experts from information security or cybercrime field, university students, PhD students or people interested to improve or to update their knowledge in this domain.

The journal is indexed in several international databases: Index Copernicus, EBSCO, Google Scholar, Global Impact Factor, WorldCat, Mendeley, etc.

Challenges and Strategies for Cybersecurity
Ioan-Cosmin Mihai, Gabriel Petrică, Costel Ciuchi, and Laurențiu Giurea

ISBN 978-606-11-4951-3, Sitech Publishing House, 2015

cybersecurity-strategiesThe book “Challenges and Strategies for Cybersecurity” aims to present the concept of cybersecurity and to propose strategies and solutions to ensure it. Cyberspace, characterized by the absence of borders and anonymity, presents, besides the obvious benefits, a number of threats difficult to identify and counteract that can target the critical infrastructure of a state.

In the context of the online environment risks that are found at individual and governmental level, the assurance of cybersecurity – part of national security – gains accentuated importance, constituting a challenge for all the actors involved.

The book is divided into seven chapters: the concept of cyber security, cyber-attacks structure, security risk management, encryption mechanisms analysis, digital certificates study, digital rights management on multimedia information and documents and the conception of the awareness platform

The book “Challenges and Strategies for Cybersecurity” was developed and supported by RAISA – Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance in the campaign “Promotion of Scientific Research” in the field of cybersecurity.

Information Security. Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
Ioan-Cosmin Mihai and Gabriel Petrică

ISBN 978-606-11-4364-1, Sitech Publishing, 2014

information-securityThe book “Information Security. Second Edition, Revised and Expanded.” presents solutions and methods for information security assurance. It contains the following chapters: The concept of information security, Vulnerabilities, Cybersecurity threats and risks, Theoretical security models, Security services in distributed systems, Data encryption mechanisms, Security applications, Computer systems survivability, The platform

The book “Challenges and Strategies for Cybersecurity” was developed and supported by RAISA – Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance in the project “Studies on Implementing Safety Measures in order to Ensure Information Security”.

Cybercrime. Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
Ioan-Cosmin Mihai and Laurențiu Giurea

ISBN 978-606-11-4363-4, Sitech Publishing, 2014

cybercrimeThe book “Cybercrime. Second Edition, Revised and Expanded.” presents a complex study on cybercrime phenomenon, analyzing the current cyber-attacks. It contains the following chapters: Computer networks architecture, Computer vulnerabilities classification, Cyber-criminals profile analysis, Presentation of computer crimes, Cyber-attacks classification, Cyber-attacks structure, Developing an attack tree, Study of the impact of cyber-attacks, The platform

The book “Challenges and Strategies for Cybersecurity” was developed and supported by RAISA – Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance in the project “Protection of Computer Systems Against Cybercrime Phenomenon”.

Software for Office. Laboratory Guide
Angelica BACIVAROV, Gabriel PETRICĂ, and Ioan-Cosmin MIHAI

ISBN 978-606-11-3948-4, e-ISBN 978-973-0-16568-5, Sitech Publishing, 2014

software-for-office“Software for Office. Laboratory Guide” bring to public attention practical aspects in using one of the most useful and efficient data processing productivity suite Microsoft Office.

The authors present the main components of this suite: Microsoft Word – text editor, Microsoft Excel – spreadsheet software, Microsoft Powerpoint – application for multimedia presentations and Microsoft Outlook – application for organizing personal data and e-mails.

The six chapters of the paper highlights both general issues in using Microsoft Office applications and concrete examples of solving specific problems. It contains topics with punctual requirements and offers methods to implement them. A separate chapter is allocated to HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and how this language is used to build webpages and websites.

Information Security
Ioan-Cosmin MIHAI

ISBN 978-606-11-29203-4, Sitech Publishing, 2012

information-securityThe academic course “Information Security” has the purpose to study security systems and to propose solutions to improve it, being a scientific portfolio, theoretical and practical, which is addresing equally to those with master degrees, doctoral or post-doctoral and to specialists in this field.

The book is based on an extensive and interdisciplinary study, and covers the issue of security. It is a research field of great interest and importance to theoretical and practical, especially in the context of explosive growth of the Internet and the services provided through it.

The value of this academic course is given by innovations and personal contributions made ​​by the author in the chapters about the techniques used for securing the system, where are described in detail methods to protect information and communications and methods to prevent and combat cybercrime.

Internet Services
Angelica BACIVAROV, Costel CIUCHI, and Gabriel PETRICĂ

ISBN 978-973-755-743-8, Matrix Rom Publishing, 2011

Internet-ServicesThe book “Internet Services” presents introductory notions (for beginners of Internet services), and also advanced information on applications and services, starting from connection technologies available to user up to examples of how to use complex applications in Internet.

The book has six chapters and describes the hardware and software aspects pertaining to equipment and services for typical Web applications – WWW, e-mail (electronic mail), FTP (file transfer).

The book contains information about computer local networks’ models and information transmission protocols; domain names organization and ranking, as well as ways to ensure the Internet security, and privacy, main virus categories and malware type threats, as well as solutions to these problems.

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