Cybersecurity Research Paper
Summary: After selecting a topic from the approved list (see below), you will research a cybersecurity incident using news articles, magazine articles (trade press), journal articles, and/or technical reports from government and industry. Your research is to be incorporated into a three to five page written analysis of the attack or incident. Your analysis must be supported by five or more authoritative sources which you cite using APA formatted in-text citations and references (in your reference list)
Detailed Assignment Description:
Select a research topic from the list below. After selecting your topic, research the incident using news articles, magazine articles (trade press), journal articles, and/or technical reports from government and industry.
• For a grade of A, a minimum of five authoritative sources (not including course modules and the course textbook) are required.
Your research is to be incorporated into a 3- to 5-page written analysis of the attack or incident. Your report is to be prepared using APA formatting and submitted as an MS Word attachment to the Cybersecurity Research Paper entry in your assignments folder.
• HomeDepot data breach (2014) After you have performed your research, use your sources to analyze the major characteristics of the cybersecurity incident. Your analysis must include: • identifying the type of breach
• identifying and explaining how the breach occurred (or suspicions by authorities as to how it may have occurred)
• Identifying and discussing known or suspected losses of confidentiality, integrity, and availability for information and/or information systems
• identifying and discussing technological improvements that would help prevent
Formatting Requirements: use the Basic APA format paper template found under Content > Course Documents > APA Resources. See style gallery for styles that will give you the required paragraph and headings formatting. Your file must have a separate title page and separate reference page.
Sample CSIA Research Paper: Consult the sample CSIA paper provided under Content > Course Documents > APA Resources.
Grading Rubric: Consult the grading rubric for specific content and formatting requirements for this assignment.
Cybersecurity Research Paper
Read the list of suggested resources to find URLs for news stories and reports for your chosen topic. Then find 5 sources on your own. Each source MUST be authoritative and/or scholarly. If you are unsure of what this means, read the Library’s Research Guides at http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/webresources.cfm and http://www.umuc.edu/library/libhow/articles.cfm
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