Wgu Fxt2 Task 2

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SUBDOMAIN 427.1 ­ ENTERPRISE CONTINUITY PLANNING Competency 427.1.5: Responding to Attacks and Special Circumstances ­ The graduate identifies, evaluates, and applies network response procedures for attacks with special circumstances. Competency 427.1.7: Continued Assessments During a Disaster ­ The graduate assesses needs, threats, and solutions prior to and during a network disaster. Scenario: An employee hacked into the human resource records system at the employee’s place of business and changed the employee’s base salary rate to obtain a pay raise. The employee did this by spoofing an IP address in order to eavesdrop on the network. Once the employee identified where the data was stored and how to modify it, the employee made the …show more content…
Describe the nature of the incident. 2. Identify who needs to be notified based on the type and severity of the incident. 3. Outline how the incident could be contained. 4. Discuss how the factor that caused the incident could be removed. 5. Describe how the system could be restored to normal business practice. a. Explain how the system could be verified as operational. B. Perform a follow­up of the postevent evaluation by doing the following: 1. Identify areas that were not addressed by the IT staff’s response to the incident. 2. Outline the other attacks mentioned in the scenario that were not noticed by the organization. a. Describe the nature of the attacks not noticed by the organization. b. Describe how these additional attacks can be prevented in the future. 3. Recommend a recovery procedure to restore the computer systems back to their original state prior to such attacks.

C. When you use sources, include all in­text citations and references in APA format. Note: When bulleted points are present in the task prompt, the level of detail or support called for in the rubric refers to those bulleted points. Note: For definitions of terms commonly used in the rubric, see the Rubric Terms web link included in the Evaluation Procedures section. Note: When using sources to support ideas and elements in a paper or project, the submission MUST include

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