Take This Cyber Safety Test: Quiz

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Take This Cyber Safety Test: Quiz

Take this cyber safety test: quiz. A lot of people in the world today are accepting the use of technology in their everyday tasks and in so doing, introduce themselves to threats such as cybercrimes as well as bullying. As you plan to use the internet on a regular basis, do you know the different techniques you can use to ensure you and your data are safe? This quiz is a good test for you. Do give it a try and increase your cybersecurity.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is it okay to download files from unknown websites?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    If you are being cyber bullied, do you respond to the messages?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 3. 
    If somebody uploads a photo of you to a social media site and you don't want it there, what do you do?
    • A. 

      Comment on the photo repetitively until your friend gets the message.

    • B. 

      Privately message the person asking to delete it, untag yourself from the photo and report it.

    • C. 

      Upload an embarrassing photo of them to a social media site.

  • 4. 
    Someone that you don't know sends you a friend request on Facebook. You see that you have some mutual friends. Do you accept it?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    Your friend asks you if you want to swap Facebook accounts online. Should you do it?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    If you sign up for a website, and it says that your age is too young to sign up, do you put in an incorrect age to be able to join the website?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 7. 
    Someone sends you a nasty anonymous message on Ask.fm, Qooh Me, Tumblr, or any other site that allows people to anonymously send you questions. The questions are making you very upset. Should you answer them?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 8. 
    When you receive an anonymous question on Ask.fm, Qooh me, Tumblr, or any other site that allows people to anonymously ask you questions, their questions remain anonymous and they cannot be tracked down. Is this true?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 9. 
    You're at school and you come across inappropriate or illegal content on the computer. What do you do?
    • A. 

      Click on the content and look through it with your friends

    • B. 

      Tell your teacher

    • C. 

      Ignore it and exit the window

  • 10. 
    You're throwing a party this weekend and you're thinking about making an event on Facebook for it. Is this a good idea?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Both

  • 11. 
    You receive an email from Trade Me claiming that there is a problem with your password. It looks a bit risky and it is encouraging you to click on a link to change your password. Should you go ahead with it or ask a parent or caregiver just in case?
    • A. 

      Ask a parent or caregiver

    • B. 

      Go ahead with it - you can't pretend to be the Trade Me company!

  • 12. 
    Your Facebook account has apparently been hacked. You manage to get the access back into your account and you see that no settings have been changed. You think about how the hacker could have hacked into your account. What do you need to remember from now on?
    • A. 

      To never have a lazy password

    • B. 

      To make sure that no-one sees you enter your Facebook password

    • C. 

      To make sure you are always logged off when you are finished on Facebook

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    You are always careful on the Internet and have never given your computer a virus. Your mum asks you to download and regularly update an anti-virus program, an anti-spyware program, and a firewall. Is it necessary to download these things?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    You are making a transaction on the internet and it is all going well. Suddenly, you notice that the URL begins with 'http://' instead of 'https://' like it usually does. Do you go ahead with the transaction anyway?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 15. 
    Your parents want to have a look at your email account and Facebook account settings. They have noticed that you are spending a lot of time on the internet and you are quite reluctant to leave your room. They are quite worried about you. What should you do?
    • A. 

      Let them see your accounts and show them what you have been doing

    • B. 

      Assure them that there is nothing to worry about and you need your privacy

    • C. 

      Get angry and tell them they should trust you