Avoid Being Hacked: What Would You Do?

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Avoid Being Hacked: What Would You Do? - Quiz

Think you have what it takes to protect yourself from hackers? Take the quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You receive an email stating that your account has been hacked. The email provides a link where you should verify and adjust your personal information. Should you click this link?
    • A. 

      Yes. You should make sure your personal information has not been compromised.

    • B. 

      No, if you have concerns regarding your account, call your bank directly to discuss your account.

    • C. 

      No. Send a reply email containing your personal information. A bank employee can check your information against their records.

  • 2. 
    You should delete an unsolicited email if it requests which of the following information: 
    • A. 

      Your Social Security Number.

    • B. 

      Your Network ID and/or password.

    • C. 

      Your Date of Birth.

    • D. 

      Your Bank Account or Credit Card Number.

    • E. 

      All the above.

  • 3. 
    You should delete an unsolicited email if it contains which of the following features:
    • A. 

      An unusual “From” address.

    • B. 

      A grammatical error.

    • C. 

      An unusual “Reply-To” address.

    • D. 

      A & C.

    • E. 

      All the above.

  • 4. 
    You're a new Associate and you receive an email from your system administrator requesting your Network ID & password for administrative purposes. This request is legitimate.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 5. 
    A pop-up window opens on your computer that says your security has been compromised. You are prompted to enter your credit card information and password to upgrade your operating system and prevent the loss of sensitive data. What should you do? 
    • A. 

      Enter the requested information, click OK and cross your fingers.

    • B. 

      Close the pop-up window and back up your data.

    • C. 

      Unplug your Ethernet cable.

  • 6. 
    When you get an unexpected attachment in an e-mail from someone that you know, you should:
    • A. 

      Open the attachment and then save it to your hard disk.

    • B. 

      Open the attachment, but if it has a virus, close it immediately.

    • C. 

      Send a separate e-mail to the sender to verify that the person really intended to send it before you open the attachment.

    • D. 

      Respond to the e-mail, asking what the attachment contains.

  • 7. 
    Instant messaging (IM) is a great way to chat with friends online without having to worry about viruses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    After you install anti-virus software on your computer, you don’t have to worry about a virus attack on your computer
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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