CHAPTER 9

Trojans and Other Attacks

In this chapter you will

•  Describe malware types and their purpose

•  Identify malware deployment methods

•  Describe the malware analysis process

•  Identify malware countermeasures

•  Describe DoS attacks and techniques

•  Identify DoS detection and countermeasure action

•  Describe session hijacking and sequence prediction

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