Write post for each topic following guidelines of attached rubric.
Post 1 Ethical Hacking?:
Take a minute to read the article located at the link below. Also listen to the video. After reviewing this information and based on the information in this week’s reading, was Khalil Shreateh (the hacker that discovered the vulnerability) ethical in his actions? Now that Microsoft and Facebook are paying “bounties” for found vulnerabilities, do hackers have an open invitation to hack both Microsoft and Facebook? Explain your reasoning and support it with references. http://www.usatoday.com/story/cybertruth/2013/11/11/ethical-hackers-play-vital-role-in-improving-security/3497427/
Post 2 Research Cyber-Attack:
There have been several major cyber-attacks in the United States in the past few years. Choose one attack and explain two countermeasures that would have helped prevent or deter those attacks. Support your answer with references.