Tumblelog by Soup.io
Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.

October 21 2012

cmgt554

Cmgt 554

Cmgt554 - The article that has been chosen for this assignment was selected by choosing the first result of a Google search for the keywords “security attack prevention”. The website link is as follows: http://www.crucialp.com/resources/tutorials/website-web-page-site-optimization/hacking-attacks-prevention.php.   The title of the article is “Hacking Attacks – Prevention”.   The article provides a complete description of the multitude of methods to prevent or lessen the risk of network infrastructure and computer systems security attacks for an organization.   The article also defines the various threats that are present to organizations as well as the methods to resolve the treats.
Cmgt 554 - Evaluation:
In an evaluation of the article, it provides a complete description of methods that should be used to prevent or lessen the risk of network infrastructure and computer systems security attacks for an organization.   The article goes further in detail to discuss methods to resolve threats that occur.
Cja454 - At the beginning of the article, it begins with the three methods to reduce the risk of attacks such as hardening the systems, patching systems and installing a firewall ("Hacking Attacks - Prevention", 2010).  
Cja 454 - In simplest terms, the article states that configuring the operating system and software is the first step in ensuring network infrastructure security. This also includes deactivating unnecessary or no longer needed software.
The second step discusses the need to ensure software is current and updated with current security patches. This aids to protect against new threats and risks that occur daily.   If software is not updated regularly, systems will become vulnerable to the new threats that are recurrently being added daily.   The articles also states not to use software with previously known vulnerabilities.

Cmgt 554
Tags: Cmgt 554

Don't be the product, buy the product!

Schweinderl