Spoofing: An Overview of Some the Current Spoofing Threats

by Neil Riser
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute threats/vulnerabilities

Spoofing can take on many forms in the com puter world, all of which involve some type fraudulent representation of information. There are a va riety of methods and types of spoofing.There are no legal or constructive uses for implem enting spoofing of any type. Some of the outcomes might be sport, theft, vindication or some other malicious goal. The gravity of these attacks can be very severe, can cost us millions of dollars and shoul d not be overlooked by the Internet security community.