"The best weapon with which to defend information, is information."

Stephen Cobb, The NCSA Guide to PC & LAN Security, McGraw-Hill

These are books I have written (the publisher is McGraw-Hill unless otherwise noted):

  • Using Reflex
  • Using Quattro
  • Working with DisplayWrite (Scott-Foresman)
  • Quattro Power User Guide
  • Using Quattro Pro
  • Using Quattro Pro 2
  • Using Quattro Pro 3
  • Using Quattro Pro 4
  • Pocket Guide to Quattro Pro
  • Symphony Made Easy
  • Stephen Cobb User's Handbook for Excel for Windows
  • Stephen Cobb's Complete Book of PC and LAN Security
  • Stephen Cobb's User's Handbook to 1-2-3 Release 3
  • Using 1-2-3 Release 2.2 Ziff-Davis
  • Introduction to Windows, VNU Publications (Europe)
  • Getting Started with Windows. VNU Publications (Europe)
  • The NCSA Guide to PC and LAN Security (McGraw-Hill)
  • Privacy for Business: Web Sites and Email (Dreva Hill)

These are books I have co-authored:

  • TOPS: The IBM/Mac Network
  • The Stephen Cobb User's Guide to FileMaker
  • Mastering Displaywrite, Sybex
  • Hands on Guide to Quattro Pro 1.0 for Windows
  • The Quattro Pro 5 for Windows Book
  • WordPerfect 5.1 for Windows: Complete Reference
  • WordPerfect 6 for Windows: Complete Reference
  • Maximizing Performance for 1-2-3 for Windows

These are books to which I have contributed:

  • Computer Security Handbook, Fourth Edition (Wiley)
  • Handbook of Information Security Management (Auerbach)

These are publications I have edited:

  • The NCSA Firewall Buyer's Guide
  • The NCSA Firewall Policy Guide

About 10 of my books have been translated into Spanish. Other translations include:

  • Dutch
  • Portugese
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • German
  • Chinese
  • Indonesian

Total worldwide sales exceeded one million books somewhere around 1994.

Total words published in trade press articles through February 95: 300,000

Partial list of articles July 93-February 95:

Other Writing

  • Regular NetWork Security columnist for Internetwork, Cardinal Media
  • Technical Editor to Advisor Publications
  • Articles about firewalls for BYTE, IS Audit & Control Journal, EDI Forum,
  • DEC User Group News, and The Data Security Letter (TIS).
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