What are two ways that ICMP can be a security threat to a company? (Choose two.)

What are two ways that ICMP can be a security threat to a company? (Choose two.)

  • by corrupting network IP data packets
  • by providing a conduit for DoS attacks
  • by the infiltration of web pages
  • by collecting information about a network
  • by corrupting data between email servers and email recipients
    Answers Explanation & Hints:

    ICMP can be used as a conduit for DoS attacks. It can be used to collect information about a network such as the identification of hosts and network structure, and by determining the operating systems being used on the network.