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Denial of Service – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 3.2

Denial of Service – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 3.2

Last modified on May 20th, 2015 at 3:36 pm

A denial of service attack can disrupt communication, crash systems, and create extensive service unavailability. In this video, you’ll learn about denial of service attacks, distributed denial of service attacks, and how amplification is used to deny access to services.

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Denial of Service – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Denial of Service – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.2

Last modified on September 26th, 2014 at 3:46 pm

Denial of service attacks are very difficult to defend against. In this video, you’ll learn about denial of service attacks and you’ll see how one of the first DoS attacks, the Smurf attack, was able to disrupt services on many networks.

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