The joint task force has asked for your assistance with a new case. They have asked you to plan and conduct the preliminary passive scan. Using what you learned in class, conduct data gathering and footprinting on the website and prepare to provide your findings to the task force.

Write a 3-4-page paper in which you answer the following: 

1. Describe all preplanning activities prior to conducting the passive scan on the target site.

2. Explain what tools are required to conduct a passive scan on a website or company.

3. Outline the procedures and results of the data gathering, noting any flaws or weaknesses.

4. Use at least three quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar websites do not qualify as quality resources.