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What file can the hacker modify after compromising your system that could lead you to the wrong web site?



A. Sam
B. Hosts
C. Lmhosts
D. Services

This question is part of CompTIA Security+ (SY0-301) Practice Exam
Asked by Sebastiano, Last updated: Apr 23, 2020

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Sebastiano

Sebastiano

Answered Mar 06, 2018

Hosts

The hosts file on a system is used to resolve domain names to IP addresses and can be used by the hacker to lead you to the wrong web site if the hacker gains access to this file.
 

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