What is the difference between the Internet and the Web? How does the Internet work?
Have you ever wondered? Good.
Explore these idea and more. Create a new Google Doc in your
CS120\Research folder; in it, answer or discuss the following items. Use formatting and text effects to make the document clean and understandable, not just your answers all lumped together. Use footnotes for your citations.
- Research each of the following and summarize summarize in your own words what they mean. Include citations as footnotes.*
- IP address
- Domain Name
- Find an IP address (DNS lookup) for each of three sites that you frequent.
e.g. bluecc.edu => 220.127.116.11. (Note: you will need to use an online DNS lookup tool for this, e.g. http://ping.eu/nslookup/)
- Find an article about a recent cyber attack. Write a brief summary of the article and include a proper citation*.
* at least one source should be something other than Wikipedia. Proper citations for electronic source can be found here: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/08/. Here's an example of an electronic citation:
Brain & Crawford. “How Domain Name Servers Work.” How Stuff Works Tech. computer.howstuffworks.com/dns.htm. Accessed 1 November 2016.
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