Counterterrorism and open source intelligence

"Presents state-of-the-art research and practice in intelligence work. Describes novel tools and techniques for counterterrorism and open source intelligence. Provides perspectives on the future uses of open source intelligence. Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the United States, serious co...

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Published in:Lecture notes in social networks
Other Authors: Wiil, Uffe Kock (Editor)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Wien [u.a.] Springer 2011
In:Lecture notes in social networks
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Summary:"Presents state-of-the-art research and practice in intelligence work. Describes novel tools and techniques for counterterrorism and open source intelligence. Provides perspectives on the future uses of open source intelligence. Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the United States, serious concerns were raised on domestic and international security issues. Consequently, there has been considerable interest recently in technological strategies and resources to counter acts of terrorism. In this context, this book provides a state-of-the-art survey of the most recent advances in the field of counterterrorism and open source intelligence, demonstrating how various existing as well as novel tools and techniques can be applied in combating covert terrorist networks. A particular focus will be on future challenges of open source intelligence and perspectives on how to effectively operate in order to prevent terrorist activities." --Publisher's website
Physical Description:XVIII, 458 S. Ill., graph. Darst., Kt
ISBN:3709103878
9783709103876