Digital Citizenship - Legal Terms Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What is the term used to described someone who gains access to someone else's computer system or network without permission?
    • A. 

      Freelancer

    • B. 

      Webmaster

    • C. 

      Hacker

  • 2. 
    What term describes the use of media tools to harass or embarrass someone?
    • A. 

      Cybersquatting

    • B. 

      Cyberbullying

    • C. 

      Phishing

  • 3. 
    This is a crime that happens when someone steals your personal information such as credit card numbers and social security number.
    • A. 

      Smishing

    • B. 

      Identity theft

    • C. 

      Spoofing

  • 4. 
    This term describes theft of intellectual property.
    • A. 

      Piracy

    • B. 

      Streaming

    • C. 

      Troll

  • 5. 
    This terms describes sending sexually explicit text messages.
    • A. 

      Texting

    • B. 

      Tweeting

    • C. 

      Sexting

  • 6. 
    This is the software that goes on your computer without your knowledge and steals your personal information.
    • A. 

      Spyware

    • B. 

      Tag

    • C. 

      Webmail

  • 7. 
    This term is short for malicious software. Some common examples are worms and viruses.
    • A. 

      Adware

    • B. 

      Mashup

    • C. 

      Malware

  • 8. 
    This is a software program that hides inside regular programs and can cause much harm to your computer. Similar name to the one in Greek mythology.
    • A. 

      Trojan horse

    • B. 

      Meme

    • C. 

      Pharming

  • 9. 
    What is another name for unsolicited email messages?
    • A. 

      Spam

    • B. 

      Adware

    • C. 

      Applet

  • 10. 
    This is a program that duplicates itself and spreads throughout your computer, destroying files and changing data.
    • A. 

      Attachment

    • B. 

      Banner ad

    • C. 

      Virus