Lesson 3 – Script kiddies

Welcome to KS3 Cybersecurity

In this lesson you will be able to:

  1. Define hacking in the context of cyber security
  2. Explain how a DDoS attack can impact users of online services
  3. Identify strategies to reduce the chance of a brute force attack being successful
  4. Explain the need for the Computer Misuse Act

What you will need


Video 1


George's social media posts

Video 2


Video 3



Video 4


End of lesson quiz

Click on the following link to take a short quiz to check your understanding from this lesson:

End of lesson quiz


Go to lesson 4 – Rise of the bots