Today's Featured Free eBook
This guide is designed for security researchers. It provides advice on which terms to use in reports, how they should look in the middle of a sentence, and how to pronounce them out loud. Since the terms are listed alphabetically, you’ll find serious usage advice right next to playful entries about internet culture.
Each term in the guide earned its place by being unintuitive in some way:
It may look like a non-technical word (execute, pickling, shell),
It may be uniquely written (BeEF, LaTeX, RESTful),
It may not follow a clear pattern (web page vs. website),
It may have a very specific technical distinction (invalidated vs. unvalidated),
- Or its meaning may change depending on the context (crypto, PoC, red teaming).
Language is always evolving, and those changes are especially visible in an innovative field like information security. This guide aspires to record those changes in vocabulary and encourage researchers to use language intentionally as the digital lexicon continues to grow.
Read These Free Licensed eBooks
Buy and Read These eBooks to Make Them Free
Read These Free eBooks and Thank the Creators
Melanie Dulong De Rosnay et al. (editors)
$34 of thanks
from 16 ungluers
and 0 others
Read These Unglued eBooks - You've Made Them Free
Janet Hujon (translator) and Soso Tham (Author)
On: Mar 30, 2018
Bernard Weinstein (Author) and Maurice Wolfthal (translator)
On: Feb 02, 2018