Threat summary

Simple chart with classification of different InfoSec threats.

Misdirection:

  • Spoofing,
  • Pharming,
  • XSS,
  • poisoning (arp,dns)
Social trust:

  • Phishing,
  • Social engineering,
  • Social network attacks,
Vulnerability:

  • SQl inject,
  • code injection,
  • path traversal,
  • buffer overflow,
Snooping:

  • Replay attacks,
  • Sniffing,
  • Keylogging,
  • Session Hijacking,
  • TEMPEST
Password attacks:

  • Dictionary,
  • Brute force,
  • Rainbow(hash) tables,
  • Shoulder surfing
Escalation:

  • Authentication
  • Bypass,
  • Pivoting,
  • Heuristic commits
Malware:

  • Rootkits,
  • Trojans,
  • Worms,
  • Spyware
Malicious actions:

  • DoS,
  • DDoS,
  • Virus,
  • Scare/Ransomware
Mitigations:

  • Hardening,
  • Secure boot,
  • threat Scanning

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