Cyber criminals use various methods to gain access to your personal information and money. How savvy are you on these hacking techniques? Take this quiz to find out.
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1. This hacking technique intercepts data between a sender and recipient in order to read or alter the data.
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2. This hacking technique can take down a website or server (or group of websites) by flooding it with resource-intensive requests. It could also be used to trigger software bugs that may lead to attackers gaining control of hardware or applications.
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3. This hacking technique uses malicious software (viruses, worms, Trojans, and more) that can infect your computer or network. Attackers can gain access via:
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4. This hacking technique exploits new or unpublished security vulnerabilities in computer software.
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5. This hacking technique is one of the most common types of phishing. It targets the end-user, one of the weakest links in IT security.
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6. This hacking technique uses malware to access a computer's camera or microphone.
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