- Next, write at least a two page paper in current APA format that lists each of the researched items, how they are used to attack a system or network, and what types of defenses can be put in place to protect against those attacks.
- Find an article which describes the compromise of a company organization through a virus or malware. Write a one page paper in APA format summarizing the security incident and how it was resolved or what actions could have been taken to prevent it.
For an International townâ€™s 10-person IT staff, upgrading its networkâ€™s security initiative meant expanding its multivendor GigabitT and Fast Ethernet network and ensuring that its growing volume of e-government services, including online tax payments, license application fillings, and housing service, function without network intrusions. To accomplish this purpose, how would the town go about guarding against increasing waves of computers viruses, malware, and denial-of service (DOS) attacks.