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
Instructions: 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 should 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 aIDress its potential impacts. (Note: A vulnerability is a security weakness; a vulnerability is not a security threat.)
Prepare your paper in Word or PDF. Include a minimum of 5 sources. The citations and the reference list in the paper should be formatted in accordance with APA 6th edition guidelines.
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