The type of incident and the actors: personalities, motivations, and other contributing cultural or psychological characteristics.
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:
a. What descriptive labels might apply to this type of threat/incident?
b. 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?
c. How would the organization try to discourage, or reduce the incentives that could attract possible threat actors?
d. How would the organization protect against, or reduce damaging effects due to attempted attacks?