You'll be introduced to categories of attackers who target computer systems and networks.
In this learning activity, you’ll identify information hackers use to gain access to a company, explain different types of social engineering attacks, and recognize different solutions to avoid these attacks.
In this learning activity you'll explore why the FTP protocol is often used to transfer data across the network and more importantly, why it should not be.
Explore Intrusion Detection Systems, what they are, how they're configured, and the types of protection the provide.
In this learning activity you'll explore how port scanning is commonly used by hackers to infiltrate a network and how IT security professionals can detect it.
Explore what DDoS attacks are, the methods used to carry them out, and how to prevent them.
In this learning activity you'll explore what a denial of service attack is and learn how a single hacker can take down an entire system.