BitCoin targeted) identify a significant past incident in cybercrime or cyberwarfare related to it. Discuss the specifics of the cyber incident and analyze the motivation of the threat actors/attackers. Analyze the possible motivations of those who worked to defend assets against disruption, and describe motivations of any possible third-parties that may also have been involved. Suggest methods for the organization to discourage hackers or intruders with similar motives and suggest management, policy or technology controls to protect the organization against similar attacks.
Your paper should describe the type of incident and the actors:( BitCoin targeted) personalities, motivations, and other contributing cultural or psychological characteristics. You will find Module “Psychological Aspects of Cybersecurity” helpful with this assignment. Link your analysis to previous readings, interactive modules, and discussion topics, with appropriate citations.
At a minimum, the questions you must address are listed below:
What descriptive labels might apply to this type of threat/incident?
Regarding the threat actors:
What sort of people would go after this information?
Why would they want it?
What will/can they do with it?
How would they get it?
How would potential attackers be identified?
How would the organization try to discourage, or reduce the incentives that could attract possible threat actors?
How would the organization protect against, or reduce damaging effects due to attempted attacks?
Prepare paper in Word format. It should be double-spaced with one-inch margins all around. The citations and the reference list in the paper should be formatted in accordance with APA 6th edition guidelines.