Understanding how your adversary operates is essential to effective cyber security. CAPEC™ is a comprehensive dictionary and classification taxonomy of known attacks that can be used by analysts, developers, testers, and educators to advance community understanding and enhance defenses.

View the CAPEC Dictionary

Search CAPEC

Easily find a specific attack pattern by performing a search of the CAPEC List by keywords(s) or by CAPEC-ID Number. To search by multiple keywords, separate each by a space.

See the full CAPEC List page for enhanced information, downloads, and more.

Total Attack Patterns: 508

More information is available — Please select a different filter.
Page Last Updated or Reviewed: February 21, 2018