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Typical Attacks Against a Network

In this video, you will learn about the typical strategies used by hackers to breach a network.

In this video, you will learn about the typical strategies used by hackers to breach a network.

Common attack types used by hackers are:

  • reconnaissance
  • phishing and spear phishing
  • DOS or DDOS attacks
  • virus or ransomware
  • HID attacks
  • insider threat

You will also learn about these attacks, but we will go into more detail on each attack later in the course.

Reflect and share: Prior to this video, had you heard of all of these types of attacks? Which type of attacks have you had experience with? Share your comments in the section below.

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