Flood servers with data packets??
Posted on 2005-03-07
what is "Flood servers with data packets" meaning from the following??
Types of security attacks
–Denial of service attacks
•Use a network of computers to overload servers and cause them to crash or become unavailable to legitimate users
•Flood servers with data packets??
•Alter routing tables which direct data from one computer to another
•Distributed denial of service attack comes from multiple computers
•Computer programs that corrupt or delete files
•Sent as attachments or embedded in other files
•Can spread itself over a network, doesn’t need to be sent