Objective: Assess the vulnerabilities of an organization’s hardware and software systems, transmission media, local area networks, wide area networks, enterprise networks, Intranets, and its use of the Internet to cyber intrusions.
Competencies: Critical thinking
In 8-10 double-spaced pages develop an argument for what you believe is the single most important cybersecurity vulnerability facing IT managers today. The paper must be scholarly and include at a minimum a complete description of the vulnerability, the reasons why it is the most important, the impact of this vulnerability on organizations and how organizations can best address its potential impacts. (Note: A vulnerability is a security weakness; a vulnerability is not a security threat.)
This assignment must exemplify a scholarly paper that is based on external research in addition to the assigned and recommended course readings. This paper must include: Cover Page, Running Header, Table of Contents, Introduction, Section Headings and Subheadings, Conclusions, APA compliant in-text citations and list of References, and page numbers. The 8-10 double-space page count requirement begins with the “Introduction” section and ends with the “Conclusion”.
Note: Include a minimum of 5 sources/references.
Prepare using Microsoft Word. The citations and the reference list in the paper should be formatted in accordance with APA 6th edition guidelines.