This assignment consists of two questions (below) to test your knowledge and assimilation of the course objectives.
You are to pick ONE and answer it in 4-6- page essay. Grading will be based on the rubric. Make sure you follow AMUs writing policies and the Turabian writing
style guide (cover page, page numbering, double space,
headings/subheadings, etc). The use of required texts and readings from
this course is mandatory, but you may supplement with additional
academic (credible) sources. YOU MUST CITE YOUR SOURCES AND INCLUDE A
Essay Question #1: Select
one of the studies presented in Case Studies I (Week 6 Lesson) or Case
Studies II (Week 7 Lesson) or another case of your choosing with
instructor approval. Write an analysis paper providing more details of
the attack, to include the following:
a.Victim, attacker, and probable motivation for the attack.
b.Nature and sophistication of the attack.
c.What was the desired outcome of the attack?
d.How successful was it?
e.How effective were the attackers in covering their tracks?
f.How did the victim respond?
Essay Question #2: Discuss the future of cyber warfare. Include the following as part of your discussion:
a.How future wars will be fought.
b.How ethical is cyber warfare?
c.How the United States is preparing defensively to counter cyber-attacks?
d.What is next?
1. Document Format.
a. MS Word document
b. One-inch (1) margins
c. Times New Roman font
d. Twelve (12) pitch
e. Not including your title page, this assignment should be 4-6 pages.
f. The paper should be 4-6 double-spaced pages.
Citation Format: Turabian. As stated in the Academic Integrity
Briefings, information taken directly from another source must be placed
in quotations and cited following the Turabian format contained in the
week one lessons folder. You must cite all other information from your
sources, even if you do not quote directly. DIRECT QUOTING SHOULD BE
KEPT TO A MINIMUM.