foundational cybersecurity knowledge
By using foundational cybersecurity knowledge to analyze a breach, allows professionals to gain a deeper knowledge of how these foundations can help to protect data and systems in the future.
Research a data breach that occurred in the last three years in which personable identifiable information (PII) was released. Write a 1,000-1,250-word report for non-cybersecurity experts making it understandable for them. Address the following using cybersecurity terminology and acronyms:
Describe the fundamental concepts of the cybersecurity discipline and use to provide system security.
Use your knowledge of the CIA Triad to identify and examine the component in which the attack breached.
Explain what steps could be taken to improve the security the event exploited.
Identify and examine the attack indicators associated with the data breach.
Describe in what way the concepts of the CIA Triad are used to provide security within the system.
Add your own triad image and define in percentages how you believe the CIA Triad is emphasized within the organization.
Support your report with 3-5 scholarly resources.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
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