Nassim Nicholas Taleb – Skin in the Game Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life (US Edition)

Nassim Nicholas Taleb – Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life (US Edition)
English | Size: 229.36 MB
Category: Tutorial

In his most provocative and practical book yet,one of the foremost thinkers of our time redefines what it means to understand the world, succeed in a profession, contribute to a fair and just society, detect nonsense, and influence others. Citing examples ranging from Hammurabi to Seneca, Antaeus the Giant to Donald Trump, Nassim Nicholas Taleb shows how the willingness to accept one’s own risks is an essential attribute of heroes, saints, and flourishing people in all walks of life. [Read more…]

Why Do I Do That Psychological Defense Mechanisms and the Hidden Ways They Shape Our Lives by Joseph Burgo

Why Do I Do That?: Psychological Defense Mechanisms and the Hidden Ways They Shape Our Lives by Joseph Burgo
English | Size: 197.72 MB
Category: Everything Else

Why Do I Do That? is a self-help book for people who don’t usually buy self-help books.
Instead of offering cognitive-behavioral techniques for dealing with anger, or affirming strategies to boost self-esteem, this self-help book adapts the basic methods of psychodynamic psychotherapy to a guided course in self-exploration, highlighting the universal role of defense mechanisms in warding off emotional pain. Even the best self-help books tend to stay on the surface, helping readers to modify their conscious thoughts and behaviors. Why Do I Do That? instead probes deeply into the unconscious. [Read more…]

Packt Publishing – Finding and Exploiting Hidden Vulnerabilities

Packt Publishing – Finding and Exploiting Hidden Vulnerabilities
English | Size: 764.89 MB
Category: Tutorial

When learning about penetration testing, vulnerability assessments play an important role, followed by exploiting the vulnerabilities identified. Finally, everything needs to be documented properly to present to the client. This course focuses on all these elements of the VAPT activity.

Courses focused on teaching Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing sometimes miss out on essential elements such as documentation. Keeping this in mind, the course module has been developed to help you understand the process of VAPT step by step. So here you’ll learn how to perform vulnerability assessments using well-known softwares such as Nessus and OpenVas. [Read more…]