Hacking Is A Fast Paced Adrenaline Crazed Job

991 WordsFeb 10, 20164 Pages
Hacking is a very fast paced adrenaline crazed job, whether you 're doing it legally or doing it illegally. Hopefully if you are hacking you have permission from the system or network owner/owners. Or if you have earned your CEH which is a Certified Ethical Hacker. Becoming a Certified Ethical Hacker is a good career choice because with technology changing everyday, people need someone that can protect their company from the dangers of unethical hacking. Technology provides an easier but riskier way of doing business. Shopping over public wifi is beneficial but all good things come with negative outcomes. “ Shopping over public wifi hackers setting up rogue AP’s to steal information so you should never pay bills at a public wifi…show more content…
People who made car payments through AutoNation risked their information being compromised. Hackers were able to get fraudulent software on their systems. All because security wasn’t checked by a Pentester. Now they have one but it was too late for their current customers. AutoNation no longer uses Trademotion systems because of this incident and all customers affected by the breach we gave a free year of identity protection. Investing online is a great convenience to the people and there isn 't a real problem with hackers inside the system mainly hackers making phishing websites where you are prompted to the login screen of the investment company of your choice and when you attempt to log on to your account you get an error message and they get your password. Which is normally sent to them through an email. “Investment companies should steadily remind people to double check websites and pay close attention to emails, and also keep their antivirus software up to date”(Cyber). Companies who hire Pentesters gain all kinds of benefits such as being able to intelligently manage vulnerabilities. “Penetration testing provides detailed information on actual, exploitable security threats. By performing a penetration test, you can proactively identify which vulnerabilities are most critical, which are less significant, and which are false positives”(Penetration). This allows your organization to more
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