This assignment consists of a research analysis paper with a minimum six full pages of content, double-spaced. This page count does not include a title page, graphics, or the references/bibliography page(s), which are also required in accordance with Chicago. The source material should result primarily from self-led external research of scholarly articles. In addition, you may use the course-required reading materials. It is a requirement that you use at least 6 scholarly sources in researching and writing this assignment. Topic: Espionage exists in many forms. Compare and contrast human intelligence espionage versus technical espionage (imagery, communications, electronics, cybercollection, etc.). Here are are a few questions to prompt your thinking. But you should develop your own measures and present them in your paper. What are the strengths and limitations of each, what types of information can only be collected by human espionage versus technical espionage, what are the organizational differences in how we conduct human versus technical espionage, what are the costs invested in human versus technical espionage, what are the problems in managing the information we collect by human espionage versus technical espionage, etc. You must use facts and examples to bear out your evaluation. Include real-life cases (with specific dates, places, names, outcomes, effects, etc.). You must conduct research beyond what is in the readings in the class. You are expected to have at least 6 outside reliable sources (journals, government reports and studies, verified public information, etc.).
Read the assignment material for the week. This week, the reading assignment is: Natural Hazards, Unnatural Disasters, (Entire Book) Assignment: Provide an approximate 1500-word document analyzing important concepts in the readings. Assume that you are writing for an uninformed reader that knows nothing about the topic and has not read what you read. Provide an introduction that gives the background of the resource that you are reviewing, so the reader will understand what they’re reading and why. Include the following topics for inclusion in this week’s discussion: – Discuss Hazard Clustering including how do hazards ‘cluster’ and what are the impacts? – Discuss how Hazard Clustering disasters impact the economy and growth? – Discuss individual preparedness including are individuals adequately self-sufficient and concerned for their own welfare and safety? – Discuss how governments can help individuals and society overall? – What is the role of insurance? Is insurance sustainable in an environment of increasing risk? – How are cities inherently hazardous?
I will also send the thesis statement and the outline that was already created You will be required to write one term paper this semester. The specifications are as follows: You must write a 5-8 page term paper on a topic of your choice related to cybercrime (ALL TOPICS MUST BE APPROVED). Some examples would include, how to avoid being a victim of cybercrime, the laws surrounding cybercrime, a recent incident related to cybercrime or pick an individual cybercrime and discuss the impact this crime has on society. Please write the term paper in a Word document and then upload it for grading. Your term paper outline is due at the end of Week 2. Your term paper is due at the end of Week 8. In addition to the 5-8 pages of the paper itself, you must include a title page and a reference page. Your title page must include the title of your paper, the date, the name of the course, your name, and your instructor’s name. Your reference page must be written in APA citation style, Arial or Time New Roman styles, 12-point font. Page margins Top, Bottom, Left Side, and Right Side = 1 inch, with reasonable accommodation being made for special situations. Your paper must be in your own words, representing original work. Paraphrases of others’ work must include attributions to the authors. Limit quotations to an average of no more than 3-5 lines, and use quotations sparingly. It is always better to write the information in your own words than to directly quote. When submitting the paper, it will automatically run through Turnitin for review. PAPERS WITH AN ORIGINALITY REPORT FROM TURNITIN OVER 15% OR OVER 2% FROM A SINGLE SOURCE WILL RESULT IN A ZERO GRADE. PER THE STUDENT HANDBOOK, YOU CANNOT SUBMIT A PAPER THAT HAS BEEN SUBMITTED IN ANOTHER COURSE.
First, select a newer scholarly journal article (no older than 2015) relevant to the course regarding the US national response to weapons of mass destruction (WMD) or the psychological impact of an WMD attack on the population. Then conduct an article review of that article. It must be related to the course or course materials. The intent is for students to do some external research away from the provided references and find an Article in the AMU/APUS Library. Students should search the library’s online databases, such as ProQuest, EbscoHost, and others, to find scholarly or peer-reviewed articles. Additionally, the review of the journal article is an evaluation of the article’s strengths, weaknesses, and validity. It is used to inform of the article’s value through your explanation, interpretation, and analysis. As you do this, ask the major questions that are central to the review process: 1. What is the purpose of this article? 2. Why is it important to investigate or examine the subject of the article? 3. How are the authors carrying out the task? Are their methods and comments appropriate and adequate to the task? 4. What do they claim to have found out? Are the findings clearly stated? 5. How does this advance knowledge in the field? Hint: These would make really good section titles for your paper. Your work should consist of: Introduction (this will have a well-defined purpose statement in your intro paragraph that provides guidance to the reader about what you are going to cover in your paper) Body (feel free to use sub-headings if necessary) Conclusion (this wraps up the key points of your work and brings your paper to a logical conclusion) Technical Requirements Your paper must be at a minimum of 5 pages (the Title and Reference pages do not count towards the minimum limit). Scholarly and credible references should be used. A good rule of thumb is at least 2 scholarly sources per page of content. Type in Times New Roman, 12 point and double space. Students will follow the current APA Style as the sole citation and reference style used in written work submitted as part of coursework. Points will be deducted for the use of Wikipedia or encyclopedic type sources. It is highly advised to utilize books, peer-reviewed journals, articles, archived documents, etc. All submissions will be graded using the assignment rubric.
Instructions: Cybersecurity Policies Without Borders Unlike countries, the Internet is not confined to specific national borders or geopolitical boundaries defying traditional governance. Perform research in the CSU Online Library and the Internet, and answer the following questions: Who can make the laws applicable to cyberspace and cybersecurity? What laws apply once cybercrime crosses national and international boundaries? Why are they important? Who creates policy and enforces these laws? Provide examples within your paper. Your paper should be three to five pages in length and in APA format.
In order to complete Assignment #5 you will need to answer the below questions. Please complete the questions in a Word document and then upload the assignment for grading. When assigning a name to your document please use the following format (last name_Assignment #5). Use examples from the readings, lecture notes and outside research to support your answers. The assignment must be a minimum of 1-full page in length with a minimum of 2 outside sources. Please be sure to follow APA guidelines for citing and referencing sources. Assignments are due by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on Sunday. 1. Identify and explain the factors that have limited local law enforcement efforts against digital crime. 2. Explain and describe the best practices for collection, preservation, transportation, and storage of electronic evidence. 3. What is the importance of chain of custody as it relates to computer crime?
What type of research method (qualitative or quantitative) is best to use when attempting to explore a relationship between iCloud storage and security? What are three strengths of the method you choose? What are three weaknesses? Would a mix methodology (i.e. quantitative and qualitative) be best? Why or why not? Be sure to use a minimum of two academic resources to back up your thoughts.
Please develop an essay that fully responds to the following prompt: Prompt: To survive and thrive in the 21st century, it is imperative that risk be identified, assessed, and managed in a proactive and effective manner. The threats and hazards our country must deal with continue to evolve, and at present, there are some that have recently risen to the forefront. These include, but not limited to: Cyber attacks Domestic terrorism/homegrown extremism Civil disturbances Large-scale health care issues (i.e. pandemic) For this written assignment, please select one of these to focus upon and offer details regarding the steps, activities, resources, etc. needed to fully address Goal 5: Strengthen Preparedness and Resilience and its related objectives and sub-objectives noted on within THE DHS Strategic Plan: Fiscal years 2020-2024 (pages 44-50). Thank you
In order to complete Assignment #3 you will need to answer the below questions. Please complete the questions in a Word document and then upload the assignment for grading. When assigning a name to your document please use the following format (last name_Assignment #3). Use examples from the readings, lecture notes and outside research to support your answers. The assignment must be a minimum of 1-full page in length with a minimum of 2 outside sources. Please be sure to follow APA guidelines for citing and referencing sources. Assignments are due by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on Sunday. Cyber espionage has become common in the last decade. Can you name at least two cyber espionage incidents that occurred in 2020-2021? Do you believe the United States plays a key role in cyber espionage? Assignment Rubric ( 100 Points) Synthesis of Concepts 60 Writing Standards – APA format 20 Timeliness 20
For this assignment, you will research and examine an actual emergency situation of your choosing (either a man-made or natural disaster) occurring within the last 8 years that required interaction among the local, state, and national levels. The research and examination should be reported in a paper written from the position of a local emergency management employee assigned to draft a report to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This assignment will require research into the authority, responsibility, and technological capabilities of FEMA. Within the past 8 years, there have been many catastrophes, not necessarily involving terrorist acts but requiring crisis management resources. Examples include Hurricane Katrina; the 2010 oil well explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico; the broken natural gas pipeline and resulting explosion in San Bruno, California; and major wildfires in California, Colorado, and other states, to name a few. Assignment Guidelines Address the following in a report of 750–1,000 words: Briefly describe and summarize the event. When did the event occur, and what happened? Were there any casualties or injuries? Was there any environmental damage? If so, explain What was the primary cause of the event? Explain. What intergovernmental jurisdictions were involved? How were they coordinated? Explain. What types of technology were used during the response and recovery phases? Summarize them. What tools, equipment, or technology could have significantly improved relief efforts? How? Were any special technologies or scientific developments used to restore the situation back to normal? If so, explain. Who should be responsible for funding and providing the tools, equipment, and technology—federal, state, or local governments? Why? Were there any coordination problems, such as interagency communication or conflict? Why or why not? What types of forecasting technologies could have been or were used in the event you selected? Explain. Were they effective? Why or why not? What conclusions and recommendations could you make? Explain. Compile your responses in the final report, and submit the file to your instructor. Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.