Quiz About I.T Security + Legislation

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  • 1. 
    What are the four main Computing Laws?
    • A. 

      Copying Act Stealing Act Making Act Protecting Act

    • B. 

      Data Protection Act Computer Misuse Act Copyright Design and Patents Act Health and Safety at Work Act

    • C. 

      National Security Crime Taxation Health

    • D. 

      Mouse Keyboard Monitor Tower

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Which one of these is NOT one of the three Computer Misuse Act principles?
    • A. 

      Unauthorised copying of other material

    • B. 

      Unauthorised access to computer material

    • C. 

      Unauthorised access with intent to commit or facilitate a crime

    • D. 

      Unauthorised modification of computer material.

    • E. 

      Trick question - They are all principles

  • 3. 
    Which years were the four Computing Laws Introduced?
    • A. 

      2001 1995 1989 1988

    • B. 

      1987 1999 1939 1945

    • C. 

      1980 1984 1973 1998

    • D. 

      1988 1990 1988 1974

    • E. 

      1926 9999 2445 1234

  • 4. 
    How many principles are there in the Data Protection Act?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      14

    • E. 

      27

  • 5. 
    What are the two main purposes of the  Copyright Design and Patents Act?
    • A. 

      Protects online banking Stops people using unauthorised credits cards in ATMs

    • B. 

      Makes sure the correct beings are rewarded for their work. Gives protection to whoever holds the copyright patent if someone tries to steal their work.

    • C. 

      Stops people from claiming others work as their own. Stops people from claiming benefits when they don't need them.

    • D. 

      Protects artistic doodles from being ruined. Helps fraudsters gain access to anyone's computer

    • E. 

      Gives people patents for others work. Prevents people stealing software.

  • 6. 
    If someone accessed your computer without permission and planted a virus, what law would they be breaking?
    • A. 

      Anti-Virus Patent (1982)

    • B. 

      None. Viruses are impossible to plant - Therefore, there is no law against it.

    • C. 

      Anti-Virus Association Act (1982)

    • D. 

      Computer Misuse Act

    • E. 

      Data Protection Act

  • 7. 
    Under the Health And Safety Act, If an employee suffers an injury due to neglegence of the employer, what can the employee do?
    • A. 

      Nothing. Their claim is invalid.

    • B. 

      Claim for compensation - Whatever the employee thinks reasonable.

    • C. 

      Ask for holidays and promotions whenever they want.

    • D. 

      Claim for compensation - 10 Pounds.

    • E. 

      Nothing. It is their own fault.

  • 8. 
    What injuries can someone suffer if correct Health And Safety Laws are NOT followed?
    • A. 

      Eye strain Back pain Repetitive strain injury Stress

    • B. 

      Decapitation Eye Strain Back Pain

    • C. 

      Deafness Blindness Headaches Stress

    • D. 

      Anxiety Loss Of Limbs Nostril Disection Fear Of Potatoes

    • E. 

      Stress Back Pain Yee Niarts Repetitive strain injury

  • 9. 
    Are there any exemptions to the Data Protection Act?
    • A. 

      No.

    • B. 

      Yes - National Security - Crime - Taxation - Heath, Education and Social Work - Heath, Education and Social

    • C. 

      Yes - National Security - Taxation - Health + Safety - Education

    • D. 

      Maybe - Depending on the situation your in. Also, depending on where you live it can vary.

    • E. 

      No. Why would there be? There is no need for any.

  • 10. 
    To see data displayed about yourself, how much do you have to pay?
    • A. 

      Nothing - It's Free

    • B. 

      20 Pounds

    • C. 

      15 Pounds

    • D. 

      10 Pounds

    • E. 

      5595 Pounds

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