A cyber attack is a malicious and intentional move by an individual or a firm to infringe the information system of another individual or firm. Simply put, a cyber-attack maliciously disables a computer, steals data, and impacts the resources of others. People involved in cyber-attacks use various methods to launch cyber attacks.
There are various means through which the hackers attack the system and damage them via a weak third-party site. Cyber attacks generally happen via everyday errors like user choosing passwords which can easily be guessed and not changing the default password on the router.
* And How to protect yourself from a cyber attack? In case of any breach, it is always a good practice to reach out to the breached organization who could help to recover data. Always remain alert and keep a check on accounts.