Which of the following is a component of a risk assessment?
A. Physical security
B. Administrative safeguards
D. Logical interface
What information should an IT system analysis provide to the risk assessor?
A. Management buy-in
B. Threat statement
C. Security architecture
D. Impact analysis
Which.security strategy requires using several, varying methods to protect IT systems against.attacks?
A. Defense in depth
B. Three-way handshake
C. Covert channels
D. Exponential backoff algorithm
An IT security engineer notices that the companyos web server is currently being hacked. What should the engineer do next?
A. Unplug the network connection on the companyos web server.
B. Determine the origin of the attack and launch a counterattack.
C. Record as much information as possible from the attack.
D. Perform a system restart on the companyos web server.
During a.penetration test, a tester finds a target that is running MS SQL 2000 with default credentials..The tester assumes that the service is running with Local System account. How can.this weakness be exploited to access the system?
A. Using the Metasploit psexec module setting the SA / Admin credential
B. Invoking the stored procedure xp_shell to spawn a Windows command shell
C. Invoking the stored procedure cmd_shell to spawn a Windows command shell
D. Invoking the stored procedure xp_cmdshell to spawn a Windows command shell
Which of the following programming languages is most vulnerable to buffer overflow attacks?
Which property ensures that a hash function will not produce the same hashed value for two different messages?
A. Collision resistance
B. Bit length
C. Key strength
From the two screenshots below, which of the following.is occurring?
A. 10.0.0.253 is performing an IP scan against 10.0.0.0/24,10.0.0.252 is performing a port scan against 10.0.0.2.
B. 10.0.0.253 is performing an IP scan against 10.0.0.2,10.0.0.252 is performing a port scan against 10.0.0.2.
C. 10.0.0.2 is performing an IP scan against 10.0.0.0/24,10.0.0.252 is performing a port scan against 10.0.0.2.
D. 10.0.0.252 is performing an IP scan against 10.0.0.2,10.0.0.252 is performing a port scan against 10.0.0.2.
Which of the following can the administrator do to verify that a tape backup can be recovered in its entirety?
A. Restore a random file.
B. Perform a full restore.
C. Read the first 512 bytes of the tape.
D. Read the last 512 bytes of the tape.
An NMAP scan of a server shows port 69.is open. What risk could this pose?
A. Unauthenticated access
B. Weak SSL version
C. Cleartext login
D. Web portal data leak