Martinez - Chapter 10

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4/8/2013


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a dictionary attack?
    • A. 

      This attack slightly alters dictionary words by adding numbers, misspelling, or adding special characters.

    • B. 

      This attack creates encrypted versions of common dictionary words to compare them to encrypted passwords.

    • C. 

      This attack creates a large, pregenerated data set of encrypted passwords to make password cracking easier.

    • D. 

      This attack uses possible word combinations to try and guess a password.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a disadvantage of using Autocomplete or HTTP Authentication Passwords?
    • A. 

      Restricted to the computer the password is stored on.

    • B. 

      Must avoid clearing passwords from the computer.

    • C. 

      The password will not display the characters, they will remain hidden.

    • D. 

      Passwords become vulnerable if another user uses the computer.

  • 3. 
    Due to the wide popularity of this device tokens are slowly being replaced.
    • A. 

      Cell Phones

    • B. 

      Pagers

    • C. 

      Tablets

    • D. 

      Computers

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a part of Behavioral Biometrics?
    • A. 

      Speech Recognition

    • B. 

      Keystroke Dynamics

    • C. 

      Voice Recognition

    • D. 

      Computer Footprinting

  • 5. 
    Windows Live ID was originally introduced as Microsoft Passport Network.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False