In October of 2016, a cyberattack crippled 26 or more U.S. banks and brought down much of America’s Internet including Twitter, Netflix, CNN, and many others.
Read DDoS Attack that Disrupted Internet was Largest of its kind in History published by The Guardian about the attack, and answer the following questions.
Note: An attack vector is the path or means by which a hacker gains access to a device, such as a computer or network, in order to deliver a malicious outcome. Common attack vectors can be a malicious link within an email, a fake website, a deceptive instant message, a USB drive with auto-executing malware, etc. There are typically two aspects involved 1) the malicious programming or tampered hardware and 2) the device or interface used. However, sometimes the attack vector is simply “social engineering” or fooling the human operator to grant access to the hacker.
Name two attack vectors that were used. (Reference the paragraph in the article starting with, “The cause of the outage…”)
Most botnets are typically made up of computers. What is different about the Mirai botnet?
What made this likely twice as powerful as any similar attack on record?
View information on Cybersecurity and answer the following:
Name 3 ways you can reduce your chances of risks from a cyberattack before a cyberattack.
Name 3 measures you can take to mitigate damage during a cyberattack.
Name 3 actions you may take after a cyberattack.
Plagiarism Free Papers
All our papers are original and written from scratch. We will email you a plagiarism report alongside your completed paper once done.
All papers are submitted ahead of time. We do this to allow you time to point out any area you would need revision on, and help you for free.
A title page preceeds all your paper content. Here, you put all your personal information and this we give out for free.
Without a reference/bibliography page, any academic paper is incomplete and doesnt qualify for grading. We also offer this for free.
Originality & Security
At Homework Sharks, we take confidentiality seriously and all your personal information is stored safely and do not share it with third parties for any reasons whatsoever. Our work is original and we send plagiarism reports alongside every paper.
24/7 Customer Support
Our agents are online 24/7. Feel free to contact us through email or talk to our live agents.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
We work around the clock to see best customer experience.
Our prces are pocket friendly and you can do partial payments. When that is not enough, we have a free enquiry service.
Admission help & Client-Writer Contact
When you need to elaborate something further to your writer, we provide that button.
We take deadlines seriously and our papers are submitted ahead of time. We are happy to assist you in case of any adjustments needed.
Your feedback, good or bad is of great concern to us and we take it very seriously. We are, therefore, constantly adjusting our policies to ensure best customer/writer experience.