Let us consider a company EnergyA that is a global leader in producing energy from diversified fuel sources for the U.S and U.K consumer markets with approximately 8.9 million electricity and gas consumers worldwide. Recently, the companyâ€™s website was under attack from a botnet titled fringe47. The company is under major scrutiny and is under pressure from several sources.
Discuss how the security principles that we learned this week -Diversity and Commonality- can help to prevent Botnet attacks against EnergyA. Ensure to discuss why the concept of diversity and commonality is paradoxical. Discuss the challenges that are involved in implementing diversity and commonality at the national infrastructure level. Please provide examples to support your discussion.
You must do the following:
1) Please provide main discussion thread with 150 words minimum- >share your perspectives with examples and two references to course material or credible source.(Please complete the main thread by Thursday night)
2)Also please provide two responses to the two other students’ threads and post substantive comments on those threads. Your comments should extend the conversation started with the thread with references. (I will provide you the other students posts once you finished with main thread)