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Computer Attacks: Active Attacks (1)

Passive attacks tend to be relatively invisible, whereas active attacks are easier to detect. The attacker will proceed to execute an active attack after obtaining sufficient background information. The active attack is designed to execute an act of...
by Get Secure&Free from Virus on Feb 4, 2011

Computer Attacks: Active Attacks (2)

Crash-Restart A variation of attack techniques is crash-restart. An attacker loads malicious software onto a computer or reconfigures security settings to the attacker’s advantage. Then the attacker crashes the system, allowing the computer to auto...
by Get Secure&Free from Virus on Feb 4, 2011


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