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Case Studies Part 2

In this video, Zanidd will cover more real-life examples of password attacks, for example, on LinkedIn, 8fit, and Adobe.

This video covers more real-life examples of password attacks.

Attacks on the following accounts are discussed:

  • LinkedIn
  • 8fit
  • Adobe

This highlights that everyone can be a target including big companies, small companies, social media sites, free tools, and even fitness and health apps. Watch the video to learn about the techniques and motives of attackers.

Preparing for Test of the Week

Now that you completed the content steps for this week, you are ready for the test of the week!

The following test is going to assess your understanding of what you have learned within this past week of the course.

Remember, you do not have to take the test until you’re ready. To help you prepare, you might wish to spend some time refreshing your understanding of the contents of the past week.

You may wish to reflect on the Learning Outcomes introduced at the beginning of the week and make sure you are comfortable that you have met the requirements of each. Take some time to review your learning to help you prepare.

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