TCP/IP – Attacks Involving the Internet Architecture

Spoofing – malicious users attacks the system by altering the source IP address.

Denial of Service (DoS) – involve using so much important resources that legitimate users are denied service.

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) – uses many sending computers in clogging the network with so much traffic.

Unauthorized access – accessing information or resources in an unauthorized fashion. Examples are exploiting protocol implementations bugs, malware, botnets.

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