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Computer Security Risk
is any event or action that could cause a loss of or damage to computer hardware, software, data, information, or processing capability
Any illegal act involving a computer generally is referred to as a(n) __________________
is someone who uses the Internet or network to destroy or damage computers for political reasons
Anti virus program
__________protects a computer against viruses by identifying and removing any computer viruses found in memory, on storage media, or on incoming files
is a technique intruders use to make their network or internet transmission appear legitimate to a victim computer or network
Intrusion Detection Software
automatically analyzed all network traffic, assesses system vulnerabilities, identifies any unauthorized access(intrusions), and notifies network administrators of suspicious behavior patterns or system breaches, including violations of firewalls.
Many web sites require a user to enter a(n) ________, which is unique combination of characters, such as letters of the alphabet or numbers, that identifies one specific user
Many web sites require a user to enter a(n) ________, which is a private combo of characters associated with a user name that allows access to certain computer resources
occurs when someone steals software media, intentionally erases programs, or illegally copies a program
To protect themselves from software piracy, software manufacturers issue a(n) ____________, which gives users the right to use the software
uses special electrical components to provide a stable current flow to the computer and other electronic equipment
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