Module 11: Trends
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
____ 1. Passive defense takes into consideration threat intelligence information that can covertly respond to threat information.
____ 2. Privacy-by-design provides standards for securely collecting and maintaining privacy information, beginning at the point of project initiation.
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
____ 3. Attacks continue to evolve. Which of the following is not one that was discussed in the presentation?
|a. APTs||c. Increased social engineering attacks|
|b. Increased attack surfaces associated with the Internet of Things||d. All are evolving threats|
____ 4. Which of the following is not a problem associated with the Internet of Things?
|a. Sensors might be placed in public locations where they are prone to tampering.||c. Protocols have been used for decades and so tend to be unreliable.|
|b. Small nature of the sensors makes them difficult to update, or patch, when a problem is found.||d. Security is not usually built into the devices, as they are considered disposable.|
Complete the sentence.
5. An attack in which the attacker has gained access and maintains access for long periods of time before detection is called a/an ________________________.
6. The lecture discussed data integrity attacks on power grid or water systems. Identify other critical services that may be vulnerable to a data integrity attack and discuss, generically, how the attack might occur.
7. Discuss at least one of the ethical or privacy issues associated with critical infrastructure protection.
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