System Security

System Security
System Security
System Securityplay
System Security
System Security
System Security
System Security
System Security
System Security
System Security
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(1 MB|37 pages)
Product Description
This system security workbook is ideal for students, non-specialist teachers, NQTs any anyone who wants to learn more about cyber-attacks and network security to gain confidence in the OCR GCSE (9-1) in Computer Science (J276) “1.5 System Security” specification. Can be used in the classroom as a teaching aid, for self-study or as a revision tool.

This 37-page PDF which covers the theory and includes ready-to-use tasks and even includes the answers.

Table of Contents:
• What is system security?
• Forms of attack
• Active attack
• Passive attack
• Social engineering
• Insider attack
• Threats posed to networks
• Hackers and crackers
• Malware
• Computer viruses
• Trojan
• Spyware
• Adware
• Phishing
• People as the “weak point” in secure systems (social engineering)
• Blagging
• Pharming
• Shouldering
• Brute Force Attacks
• Denial of Service Attacks
• Data Interception
• Collecting data
• Manipulating data
• Data theft
• SQL injection
• Poor network policy
• Weak and default passwords
• Removable media
• Unpatched or outdated software
• Identifying and preventing vulnerabilities
• Penetration testing
• Who becomes a penetration hacker?
• Network forensics
• Network policies
• Anti-malware software
• Firewalls
• User access levels
• Passwords
• Encryption
Total Pages
37 pages
Answer Key
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