Firewall-quiz

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Firewall Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will introduce you to some interesting facts about Firewall.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is our Firewall Model?
    • A. 

      100A

    • B. 

      350A

    • C. 

      300A

    • D. 

      320A

  • 2. 
    The purpose of a firewall on computer networks is to -
    • A. 

      Prevent computers from overheating

    • B. 

      Prevent unwanted network connections from being made

    • C. 

      Allow more than 4 computers to share the same Internet connection

    • D. 

      Allow pictures and video to be downloaded from a camera to a computer

  • 3. 
    Which one of the following can be considered to be a hardware firewall??
    • A. 

      Router

    • B. 

      Hub

    • C. 

      Bridge

    • D. 

      Switch

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are true about Firewalls?
    • A. 

      Filters network traffic

    • B. 

      Can be either a hardware or software device

    • C. 

      Follows a set of rules

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 5. 
    Which one of the following is a key function of a firewall?
    • A. 

      Monitoring

    • B. 

      Copying

    • C. 

      Deleting

    • D. 

      Moving

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      "Spoofed" e-mails and fraudulent websites designed to fool recipients into divulging personal financial data such as credit card numbers, account usernames and passwords

    • B. 

      A type of computer virus

    • C. 

      An example of a strong password

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Give the expansion for the following (Any Three)
    • A. 

      PPTP

    • B. 

      L2TP

    • C. 

      IPsec

    • D. 

      NAT

  • 8. 
    Give the expansion for the following(Any three) 
    • A. 

      POP

    • B. 

      SMTP

    • C. 

      IMAP

    • D. 

      MUA

  • 9. 
    A(n) ____ server is a server that creates a secure tunnel connection
    • A. 

      RADIUS

    • B. 

      TUNNEL

    • C. 

      VPN

    • D. 

      AUTHENTICATION

  • 10. 
    You can make telephone calls over the Internet using a technology called -
    • A. 

      Intertel

    • B. 

      Telnet

    • C. 

      VoIP

    • D. 

      VORP

  • 11. 
    What is the difference between VPNs and firewalls?
    • A. 

      Firewalls are user-configurable; VPNs cannot be configured

    • B. 

      Firewalls block messages; VPNs open pathways for messages

    • C. 

      Firewalls are a new type of VPN

    • D. 

      No difference between firewalls and VPNs exists

  • 12. 
    What are some of the benefits of using a firewall for your LAN?
    • A. 

      Increased access to Instant Messaging

    • B. 

      Stricter access control to critical resources

    • C. 

      Greater security to your LAN

    • D. 

      Both 2 and 3

  • 13. 
    VIRUS stands for
    • A. 

      Very Important Resource Under Search

    • B. 

      Virtual Information Resource Under Resize

    • C. 

      Verify Interchange Result Until Source

    • D. 

      Very Important Record User Searched

  • 14. 
    FAT stands for
    • A. 

      File Accomdation Table

    • B. 

      File Access Tape

    • C. 

      File Allocation Table

    • D. 

      File Activity Table

  • 15. 
    Most enterprises implement several basic security measures. Which of the following is NOT a common security practice?
    • A. 

      Content monitoring

    • B. 

      Fault tolerance

    • C. 

      Firewall

    • D. 

      Intrusion-detection system

  • 16. 
    A firewall determines what traffic is allowed through it based on this: 
    • A. 

      Point-to-point protocol

    • B. 

      Channel bank

    • C. 

      Rule base

    • D. 

      Number portability

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      Trojan

    • B. 

      Worm

    • C. 

      Virus

    • D. 

      Spyware

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Which is not an exmple of transmission media?
    • A. 

      Wire

    • B. 

      Coaxial Cable

    • C. 

      Radio Waves

    • D. 

      Fibre Optic

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 20. 
    An organization that share devices, saves______.
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      Time

    • C. 

      Space

    • D. 

      All of the Above