What is a main purpose of launching an access attack on network systems?
- to prevent other users from accessing the system
- to scan for accessible networks
- to gather information about the network
- to retrieve data
Explanation: Gathering information about a network and scanning for access is a reconnaissance attack. Preventing other users from accessing a system is a denial of service attack.
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