David Litchfield - Author

About the Author

David Litchfield first started to draw when he was very young, creating Star Wars and Indiana Jones 'mash up' comics for his older brother and sister. Since then David's work has appeared in magazines, newspapers, books and on T-shirts. He has also exhibited his illustrations in both solo and group shows in the U.K, Europe and America. The Bear and the Piano was his first picture book. David lives in Bedford with his family.

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The Bear, The Piano, The Dog and the Fiddle

The Bear, The Piano, The Dog and the Fiddle

Author: David Litchfield Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/08/2018

'Another guaranteed bestseller from this remarkable artist' - DAILY MAIL Hector and his dog Hugo have made music together through good times, bad times and even some crazy times. But when Hugo learns to play the fiddle, and gets the chance to play with Bear's Big Band, Hector's jealousy gets the better of him. Can Hector swallow his pride and learn to be for happy for his friend? Set in New Orleans with a new cast of animal musicians, this big-hearted sequel to the best-selling The Bear and the Piano teaches that friendship, like good music, lasts forever.

The Oracle Hacker's Handbook Hacking and Defending Oracle

The Oracle Hacker's Handbook Hacking and Defending Oracle

Author: David Litchfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/01/2007

David Litchfield has devoted years to relentlessly searching out the flaws in the Oracle database system and creating defenses against them. Now he offers you his complete arsenal to assess and defend your own Oracle systems. This in-depth guide explores every technique and tool used by black hat hackers to invade and compromise Oracle and then it shows you how to find the weak spots and defend them. Without that knowledge, you have little chance of keeping your databases truly secure.

The Thyssen Art Macabre

The Thyssen Art Macabre

Author: David Litchfield Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/07/2006

Having ruthlessly created one of the world's greatest industrial fortunes and acquired questionable aristocratic status, the Thyssens profited from both World Wars, financed the Nazis, armed Hitler, and were implicated in a Jewish atrocity. This volume looks at the development and squandering of their family fortune.

The Database Hacker's Handbook Defending Database Servers

The Database Hacker's Handbook Defending Database Servers

Author: David Litchfield, Chris Anley, John Heasman, Bill Grindlay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/07/2005

Databases are the nerve center of our economy. Every piece of your personal information is stored there-medical records, bank accounts, employment history, pensions, car registrations, even your children's grades and what groceries you buy. Database attacks are potentially crippling-and relentless. In this essential follow-up to The Shellcoder's Handbook , four of the world's top security experts teach you to break into and defend the seven most popular database servers. You'll learn how to identify vulnerabilities, how attacks are carried out, and how to stop the carnage. The bad guys already know all this. You need to know it too. Identify and plug the new holes in Oracle and Microsoft[registered] SQL Server. Learn the best defenses for IBM's DB2[registered], PostgreSQL, Sybase ASE, and MySQL[registered] servers. Discover how buffer overflow exploitation, privilege escalation through SQL, stored procedure or trigger abuse, and SQL injection enable hacker access. Recognize vulnerabilities peculiar to each database. Find out what the attackers already know. Go to our associated website for code samples, security alerts , and programs available for download.

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