What scenario describes a vulnerability broker?
- a teenager running existing scripts, tools, and exploits, to cause harm, but typically not for profit
- a threat actor attempting to discover exploits and report them to vendors, sometimes for prizes or rewards
- a threat actor publicly protesting against governments by posting articles and leaking sensitive information
- a State-Sponsored threat actor who steals government secrets and sabotages networks of foreign governments
Explanation: Vulnerability brokers typically refers to grey hat hackers who attempt to discover exploits and report them to vendors, sometimes for prizes or rewards.
Exam with this question: Modules 13 – 17: Threats and Attacks Group Exam