WJEC A2 ICT IT3 Security Policies - Threats & Consequences

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  • Created on: 23-02-18 12:13
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  • Threats and Consequence
    • Terrorism
      • Cyber attacks (Ddos - denial of service) - slow down/ prevent online services
    • Natural Disasters
      • Floods and earthquakes
        • Store data in 2 locations
    • Criminals  & Sabotage
      • Attacks on firewalls by viruses to destroy or corrupt data.
      • Deliberate destruction of data
    • Fire
      • Electrical fire in building
        • Store backup in fire proof safe or in another location
    • Theft
      • Hacking into data to steal private details
      • Copying company records and selling them
    • Accidental Altering of Data
      • Overwriting files; accidental deletion
    • Overall Consequence
      • Loss of business & income/ loss of reputation/ legal action/ cost of recovering data


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