Threats To A Network

  • Created by: Jack498
  • Created on: 27-02-19 13:13
Brute-Force Attacks
This type of threat is when a person tries to access a network by cracking the login details.
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Denial-of-Service Attack (DoS)
This type of threat is designed to flood a network with useless network traffic.
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Data Interception and Theft
This type of threat is when data packets are monitored that are travelling around a network.
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SQL Injection
SQL is short for structured query language. It is a language that is often used to search through data in a database.
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Poor Network Policy
If an organisation does not regularly test their network for security issues and loopholes, they may find one can be exploited before it is found and fixed.
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Denial-of-Service Attack (DoS)

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This type of threat is designed to flood a network with useless network traffic.

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Data Interception and Theft

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SQL Injection

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Card 5

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Poor Network Policy

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