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What are the 8 main cyber security threats?

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What are the 8 main cyber security threats?

1. Ransomware: Ransomware is malware designed to use encryption to force the target of the attack to pay a ransom demand.

2. Malware: Malware is malicious software that is used to gain access to a system, steal data, or cause damage.

3. Fileless Attacks: Fileless attacks are malicious attacks that do not rely on the installation of malicious software on a system.

4. Phishing: Phishing is a type of social engineering attack that attempts to trick victims into revealing sensitive information or downloading malicious software.

5. Man-in-the-Middle MitM Attack: A man-in-the-middle attack is a type of cyber attack where an attacker intercepts communications between two parties in order to gain access to data or disrupt the communication.

6. Malicious Apps: Malicious apps are applications that have been designed to perform malicious activities, such as stealing data or disrupting the normal functioning of a device.

7. Denial of Service Attack: A denial of service attack is a type of cyber attack that attempts to make a system or network unavailable to its intended users by flooding it with traffic or requests.

8. Zero-Day Exploit: A zero-day exploit is a type of cyber attack that takes advantage of previously unknown software vulnerabilities.

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