Task 8.6: Tracking Hostile IPs

Knowing who is connected to your company’s computers and if they are a known attacker is an important skill for the Security+ certified professional. This task will show you how to identify hostile IP addresses and determine whether they are connected to any of your computers.


The organization for which you work has grown quickly and is concerned that outsiders may try to access critical servers to steal the company’s secret formulas. You have received a call about suspicious traffic and have been asked to investigate.

Scope of Task


This task should take about 15 minutes.


For this task, you will need a Windows computer, access to the Administrator account, and an Internet connection.

Caveat ...

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