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Cyber attacks across the world

Computer networks across the world are almost constantly under attack.

Many security organisations and companies are monitoring these activities in order to profile attack campaigns, discover new types of attack and ultimately better protect their infrastructure. Some of these organisations make this data publicly available.

Your task

Follow the links below to review live data on cyber attacks currently happening around the globe.

  • What do you think about the intensity of those attacks (cyber space is certainly not quiet)?
  • Looking at the detail of the attacks, can you identify the ones which, if successful, could cause some of the issues which you identified in the previous step?

Share your thoughts in the comments section.

Kaspersky Cyber Threat Map

Fortinet Cyber Attack Map

Oracle Internet Intelligence Map

Digital Attack Map

Checkpoint Cyber Threat Map

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Basics of Network Security

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