Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Active defense

32,181pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Definition Edit

Active defense is any measure taken by the target of a cyberattack against the attacker.

Overview Edit

"These potentially offensive operations may occur when a systems administrator sees an intrusion and in turn breaches the assumed point of origin, either to retrieve or destroy information."[1]

References Edit

  1. Cyber Operations in DOD Policy and Plans: Issues for Congress, at 5.

See also Edit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki