What is a Cyberattack? A cyberattack is a malicious activity that cybercriminals launch using different tactics against systems and networks. Hackers use cyberattacks to expose, gain unauthorized access, alter, steal, destroy, or make unauthorized use of information assets. Cybercriminals engage in offensive maneuvers that target information systems, infrastructures, computer networks, and personal devices to access information, restricted areas, and controls of systems without authorization. Key Takeaways A cyberattack is a malicious activity that hackers launch to steal data and disable systems Cybercriminals use various methods like malware, ransomware, and denial of service to launch cyberattacks A cyberattack can be active, … Read more