6.0 – What is Cyber-Attack?

6.0 – What is Cyber-Attack?
Cyber-attack is an attempt by a hacker to damage or destroy a computer system or network. Such attacks target national, general public, and corporate groups, and are executed through fake websites, viruses, unauthorized access and other means of stealing official and personal information from targeted attacks, causing extensive damage. Cyber-attacks are also referred to as a Computer Network Attack (CNA). The following are the consequences of cyber attacks:  Identity theft, fraud, threats  Stolen hardware  Breach of access  Password sniffing  System intrusion  Website damage  Malware, Trojans, viruses and worms  Attacks like Denial of Service and Distributed Denial of Service  Exploitation of public and…
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