Network and Wireless Attacks

Click-jacking: tricking a web user into clicking a spoofed button or graphic. Session hijacking (Cookie hijacking): exploiting a valid computer session, or session key, to gain unauthorized access to information or services. URL hijacking / Typo squatting: the act of registering domains that are similar to those for a known entity but based on a… Continue reading Network and Wireless Attacks

Types of Cyber Attacks

Compare and Contrast type of attacks Social Engineering   Phishing, Spear Phishing , Whaling, Vishing, Tailgating, Impersonation, Dumpster Diving, Shoulder Surfing Application/Service Attacks Buffer Overflow, Injection, Cross-Site Scripting, Cross-Site Forgery, Privilege Escalation, Impersonation/Masquerading, Replay, Driver Manipulation (Shimming, Refactoring) Cryptographic Attacks Birthday, Known plain text/cipher text, Rainbow Tables, Dictionary, Brute Force, Pass the hash Hijacking and… Continue reading Types of Cyber Attacks