Running head: PING SWEEPS AND PORT SCANS
Your boss has just heard about some nefarious computer activities called ping sweeps and port scans. He wants to know more about them and what their impact might be on the company. Write a brief description of what they are, and include your assessment of whether the activities are something to worry about or not. This assignment requires two to three pages, based upon the APA style of writing.
Use transition words; a thesis statement; an introduction, body, and conclusion; and a reference page with at least two references. Use a double-spaced, Arial font, size 12.
You are the Information Security Officer at a medium-sized company (1,500 employees). The CIO asks you to explain why you believe it is important to secure the Windows and Unix/Linux servers from known shortcomings and vulnerabilities. Explain to your CIO what you can do to make sure the network infrastructure is more secure.
This assignment requires two to three pages in length, based upon the APA style of writing.