A “small” and non-exhaustive list of my favorite books.


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  • The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
  • Propaganda by Edward L. Bernays
  • Data Hiding - Exposing Concealed Data in Multimedia, Operating Systems, Mobile Devices and Network Protocol by Michael Raggo and Chet Hosmer
  • Ghost in the Wires by Kevin Mitnick
  • Kali Linux Wireless Penetration Testing by Vivek Tamachandran and Cameron Buchanan
  • The Art of Invisibility by Kevin Mitnick
  • Threat Modeling by Adam Shostack
  • Spy the Lie: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Detect Deception by Philip Houston, Michael Floyd and Susan Carnicero
  • UNIX and Linux System Administration Handbook by Evi Nemeth, Garth Snyder and Trent R. Hein
  • The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power by Shoshana Zuboff
  • Defensive Security Handbook: Best Practices for Securing Infrastructure by Lee Brotherston and Amanda Berlin
  • Advanced Penetration Testing: Hacking the World’s Most Secure Networks by Wil Allsopp
  • Hiding from the Internet: Eliminating Personal Online Information by Michael Bazzell
  • The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer by Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn