10 books on cybersecurity that all IT leaders should read

1. Confront and Conceal: Obama’s Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power by David E. Sanger

This 2012 title from the New York Times's chief Washington correspondent David E. Sanger examines America's role using a sophisticated arsenal of cyber weapons to attack Iran's nuclear program, in what one advisor called "a state of low-grade, daily conflict." Sanger's book also looks at the origins of the malicious computer worm, Stuxnet, and Operation Olympic Games.

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By Hope Reese

Hope Reese is a journalist in Louisville, KY. Her writing has been featured in The Atlantic, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, Playboy, Undark Magazine, VICE, Vox, and other publications.