What's Your Digital Privacy IQ?

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Whats Your Digital Privacy IQ? - Quiz

Digital Privacy protection is quite similar to the internet privacy, it's just a bit broader and it has various sub related provacy compartment which are similar. You should take this test not to only know your digital privacy'' IQ so you will know whether to improve it or leave it as it is. Take the test to have an overview of your digital privacy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is Digital privacy?

    • A.

      It is a high quality Privacy

    • B.

      A cinematography challenge

    • C.

      It is the protection of information while on the internet

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. It is the protection of information while on the internet
    Explanation
    Digital privacy refers to the safeguarding of personal information and data while using the internet. It involves protecting sensitive information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. This includes taking measures to ensure the security and confidentiality of data, such as using strong passwords, encrypting communications, and being cautious about sharing personal information online. Digital privacy is essential in today's digital age to prevent identity theft, data breaches, and other cyber threats.

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  • 2. 

    What is known as PII?

    • A.

      Privacy investigation independently

    • B.

      Personally idenfiable information

    • C.

      Private independently investigation

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Privacy investigation independently
    Explanation
    PII stands for Personally Identifiable Information. It refers to any information that can be used to identify an individual, such as their name, address, social security number, or financial information. This type of information is considered sensitive and should be protected to ensure privacy and prevent identity theft or other forms of misuse. The answer "Privacy investigation independently" does not accurately describe what PII stands for.

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  • 3. 

    Which is not a division of digital privacy?

    • A.

      Communication

    • B.

      Individual

    • C.

      Information

    • D.

      Infographics

    Correct Answer
    D. Infographics
    Explanation
    Infographics is not a division of digital privacy because it is a visual representation of data or information, typically used to present complex information in a simplified and visually appealing way. While digital privacy encompasses various aspects such as communication, individual privacy, and protection of personal information, infographics do not directly fall under this category. Infographics are a tool for presenting information, but they do not directly relate to the concept of digital privacy.

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  • 4. 

    Do you enable cookies?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      Sometimes

    • D.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    C. Sometimes
  • 5. 

    Do you encrypt your phone?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      Sometimes

    • D.

      I didn't know

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    The given answer suggests that the person does encrypt their phone. Encryption is a security measure that converts data into a code to prevent unauthorized access. By encrypting their phone, the person is taking steps to protect their personal information and ensure that it remains secure.

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  • 6. 

    Do you use Incognito browsers?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Yes" because it indicates that the person does use Incognito browsers.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these is an encrypted browser? ​​​​​​

    • A.

      Opera mini

    • B.

      Tor

    • C.

      Microsoft

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Tor
    Explanation
    Tor is an encrypted browser that allows users to browse the internet anonymously. It routes internet traffic through a network of volunteer-operated servers, which helps to conceal a user's location and usage from anyone conducting surveillance or monitoring internet activity. This encryption and anonymity make Tor a popular choice for individuals who prioritize privacy and security while browsing the web. Opera Mini and Microsoft are not encrypted browsers, and "None of the above" is not a valid option as Tor is indeed an encrypted browser.

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  • 8. 

    Do you use VPNs?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    • C.

      Maybe

    • D.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Yes". This implies that the person does use VPNs. A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a technology that allows users to create a secure connection to another network over the internet. By using a VPN, individuals can protect their online privacy, encrypt their internet traffic, and access restricted content. Therefore, by selecting "Yes", the person confirms that they utilize VPNs for various purposes.

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  • 9. 

    What's a VPN?

    • A.

      Verified Personal Network

    • B.

      Virtually private network

    • C.

      Virtually private negotiable

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Virtually private network
    Explanation
    A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a technology that allows users to create a secure and encrypted connection over a public network, such as the internet. It provides a virtually private network by creating a virtual tunnel between the user's device and the VPN server. This tunnel encrypts the data transmitted, ensuring privacy and security. The correct answer, "Virtually private network," accurately describes the concept of a VPN.

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  • 10. 

    Do you use mini browsers?

    • A.

      No

    • B.

      Yes

    • C.

      I don't know

    • D.

      Sometimes

    Correct Answer
    A. No
    Explanation
    The given answer "No" indicates that the person does not use mini browsers.

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