You are a network professional. Your company’s network consists of one file and print server, one database server, and 25 workstations. The company wants to add a web server for customer access and an Internet connection to the network for the workstations.

For this assignment:

  1. Identify four likely security threats to the web server and/or Internet connection
  2. Research (this doesn’t have to be “semester project” or “term paper” kind of research) and describe appropriate countermeasures to maintain security of the web server and Internet connection.
  3. Create a short report (one page, no more than two pages at most) that describes each threat and the countermeasures you selected. Discuss the reasons you chose those countermeasures. Discuss the benefits and limitations of each countermeasure. Do not use the same countermeasure more than once.

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