Set 1 CompTIA Security+ Practice Questions

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Set 1 CompTIA Security+ Practice Questions

Comptia Security+ Practice Questions covering the exam objective: Concepts of Security. You can take these for practice or take it as a topic wise practice exam. Feedback and comments are welcome!

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Mandatory Access Control

    • B. 

      Discretionary Access Control

    • C. 

      Role Based Access Control

    • D. 

      Any of the above

  • 2. 
    Access Control list contains information relating to user to resource access mapping. T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    MAC allows dynamic sharing of resources. T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Anonymous logon

    • B. 

      Digital signature

    • C. 

      Certificate

    • D. 

      Token

  • 5. 
    Which of the following use clear text password for authentication?
    • A. 

      PAP

    • B. 

      CHAP

    • C. 

      Certificate

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    A token is authentication protocol. T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a key component in the Kerberos system?
    • A. 

      Key Distribution Center

    • B. 

      Token

    • C. 

      RAS server

    • D. 

      Certificate Server

  • 8. 
    Which of the following does relates to Biometricsy?
    • A. 

      Finger print

    • B. 

      Residential address

    • C. 

      User password

    • D. 

      User ID card

  • 9. 
    To allow access to a campus you would use smart card. T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is an advantage with clear text authentication?
    • A. 

      Advantage is that it is easy to remember passwords

    • B. 

      Advantage is that it is easy to implement

    • C. 

      Advantage is it is free of errors

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is the best way to ascertain unique identification of an employee?
    • A. 

      Smart Card

    • B. 

      Username/Password

    • C. 

      Biometric

    • D. 

      Credit Card

  • 12. 
    RADIUS is a dial-up protocol. T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is used to establish an error free IP-based network?
    • A. 

      DNS

    • B. 

      DHCP

    • C. 

      RAS

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    Which of the following services when placed on the edge of the network, will provide security to the entire network?
    • A. 

      Firewall

    • B. 

      Router

    • C. 

      Antivirus

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is a disadvantage when using a Wireless LAN?
    • A. 

      Loss of signal strength

    • B. 

      Eavesdropping

    • C. 

      Blackout

    • D. 

      EMI

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is an example of the DoS?
    • A. 

      A computer on your network has crashed

    • B. 

      Your router is unable to find a destination outside of your network

    • C. 

      Your Web server has gone into a loop trying to service a client request.

    • D. 

      You keyboard is no longer responding.

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Which of the following services relates to acknowledgment-less data transfer?
    • A. 

      ARP

    • B. 

      FTP

    • C. 

      TFTP

    • D. 

      DHCP

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False