Network Security

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Network Security Quizzes & Trivia

For P3 I am Creating a network security Quiz with various questions. . . . . . . . . . . .


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is handshaking  in the area of network communication ?
    • A. 

      Two technicians Closing a deal

    • B. 

      2 modems connecting

    • C. 

      2 modems exchanging inforamtion

  • 2. 
    Incremental backup is the fastest backup procedure
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
      What is the definition of call back in communication ?  
    • A. 

      You dial 1471 and the menu gives you the option to press 3 to call back

    • B. 

      The server determines whether your user name and password are correct if they are correct, the server disconnects and then returns the call.

    • C. 

      A speaker phone were you have to ring the security guards to get permision to enter the building

  • 4. 
      A diskless network in networking is a ?  
    • A. 

      A personal computer

    • B. 

      A computer with storage space in the hard drive

    • C. 

      Computer network with a central storage server

  • 5. 
    In media what do they use to back up files 
    • A. 

      1 T Flash hard drive

    • B. 

      Computer harddrive

    • C. 

      Computer server system

  • 6. 
    Audit Logs is when the server automatically tracks every action you take including any document you have opened or changed. This keeps a record of any actions you have taken in each session you have logged in?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which type of organizations use a Virtual private network
    • A. 

      Colleges, Large Corperations,Governmentel institutes

    • B. 

      Airports, Railway Stations, churches, masjids

  • 8. 
    How would you make a secure password so know one can hack into your account ?
    • A. 

      Letters

    • B. 

      Numbers

    • C. 

      Letters and numbers mixed

  • 9. 
    How would go about testing if your password is secure ?
  • 10. 
    Level access depends on your status at work for example if you are a receptionist would you have access to the ecurity room? 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      Maybe

    • C. 

      Never

  • 11. 
    If you are a IT Technician you have access to all the hardware, software and documents?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If your password was mixed letters and numbers would it be strong ?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    Incremental Backup is a backup procedure that is commonly used in large organasitions. it only saves the documents you change or create on that day ?
    • A. 

      true

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Handshaking... is when ?
    • A. 

      The client sends the server a request for a certificate so they start to connect

    • B. 

      The server is sending a reuest to talk.

    • C. 

      The server is pinging the network to talk

  • 15. 
    In networking the advantage of call back is immediately after  hanging up the server sends a message to say why the call was terminated. which one of these are true ?
    • A. 

      The call-back feature instructs the remote access server to disconnect after confirmation and then to call you back

    • B. 

      The remote sever confirms your call and then rings you back

  • 16. 
    A diskless network is a very secure server, no one has access to the network unless they have an account. A diskless network is ?
    • A. 

      A computer server with no access to it

    • B. 

      A server with access to it

    • C. 

      A server with ability to add a pen drive to it or add a disc to it

  • 17. 
    VPN ( Virtual Private network) is a secure network that gets used by people who are working from home or on the way home on the train. this is because
    • A. 

      Its a very secure tunnel network and uses vpn because it is encrypted

    • B. 

      Because vpn allowes access to their home area and you can download your work

  • 18. 
    To make a network safe which security software would you use ?
  • 19. 
    The call back number is set up in advance which means that the user cannot connect from any location, only a trusted, registered line.
    • A. 

      Correct

    • B. 

      Wrong

    • C. 

      Dont know

  • 20. 
    There are many protocols and methods used in the management of VPNs, the primary purpose of these is to prevent
    • A. 

      Snooping

    • B. 

      Packet sniffing

    • C. 

      Thefing information

  • 21. 
    What is Inrtruder detection?
    • A. 

      Alarm when someone is breaking into your house

    • B. 

      A detection software that detects fluctuations in the users useage

    • C. 

      A spyware proventition programme

  • 22. 
    What us a tracking cookie?
    • A. 

      A biscuit that followes the user

    • B. 

      A file that records when the user accesses a paticular website

    • C. 

      A file that records every action the user executes