Information Security MCQ

Information Security MCQ

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  • 21st Feb, 2023

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We have listed below the best Information Security MCQ Questions test that checks your basic knowledge of Information Security. This Information Security MCQ Test contains 25+ Multiple Choice Questions, which are very popular & asked various times in Information Security Exam/Interviews. You have to choose the right answer to every question to check your final preparation. apart from this, you can also download below the Network & Information Security MCQ PDF completely free.

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Information Security MCQ Quiz

1) In The SSL Record Protocol Operation Pad_2 Is -

  • A. Is The Byte 0x36 Repeated 40 Times For MD5
  • B.Is The Byte 0x5C Repeated 48 Times For MD5
  • C.Is The Byte 0x5C Repeated 48 Times For SHA-1
  • D.Is The Byte 0x36 Repeated 48 Times For MD5

2) The DSS Signature Uses Which Hash Algorithm?

  • A. MD5
  • B.SHA-2
  • C.SHA-1
  • D.Does Not Use Hash Algorithm

3) The Certificate_request Massage Includes Two Parameters, One Of Which Is-

  • A. Certificate_extension
  • B.Certificate_creation
  • C.Certificate_exchange
  • D.Certificate_type

4) In The Handshake Protocol Which Is The Message Type First Sent Between Client And Server ?

  • A. Server_hello
  • B.Client_hello
  • C.Hello_request
  • D.Certificate_request

5) Which Of The Following Malicious Program Do Not Replicate Automatically?

  • A. Trojan Horse
  • B.Virus
  • C.Worm
  • D.Zombie

6) Which Of The Following Is An Independent Malicious Program That Need Not Any Host Program?

  • A. Trap Doors
  • B.Trojan Horse
  • C.Virus
  • D.Worm

7) Why Would A Hacker Use A Proxy Server?

  • A. To Create A Stronger Connection With The Target.
  • B.To Create A Ghost Server On The Network.
  • C.To Hide Malicious Activity On The Network
  • D.To Obtain A Remote Access Connection.

8) Which Of The Following Is Not A Factor In Securing The Environment Against An Attack On Security?

  • A. The System Configuration
  • B.The Business Strategy Of The Company
  • C.The Education Of The Attacker
  • D.The Network Architecture

9) To Hide Information Inside A Picture, What Technology Is Used?

  • A. Rootkits
  • B.Bitmapping
  • C.Steganography
  • D.Image Rendering

10) What Type Of Rootkit Will Patch, Hook, Or Replace The Version Of System Call In Order To Hide Information?

  • A. Library Level Rootkits
  • B.Kernel Level Rootkits
  • C.System Level Rootkits
  • D.Application Level Rootkits

11) What Is The Sequence Of A TCP Connection?


12) What Tool Can Be Used To Perform SNMP Enumeration?

  • A. DNSlookup
  • B.Whois
  • C.Nslookup
  • D.IP Network Browser

13) The First Phase Of Hacking An IT System Is Compromise Of Which Foundation Of Security?

  • A. Availability
  • B.Confidentiality
  • C.Integrity
  • D.Authentication

14) What Port Does Telnet Use?

  • A. 22
  • B.80
  • C.20
  • D.23

15) Performing Hacking Activities With The Intent On Gaining Visibility For An Unfair Situation Is Called

  • A. Cracking
  • B.Analysis
  • C.Hacktivism
  • D.Exploitation

16) What Is The Most Important Activity In System Hacking?

  • A. Information Gathering
  • B.Cracking Passwords
  • C.Escalating Privileges
  • D.Covering Tracks

17) Phishing is a form of

  • A. Impersonation
  • B.Spamming
  • C.Identify Theft
  • D.Scanning

18) Enumeration Is Part Of What Phase Of Ethical Hacking?

  • A. Reconnaissance
  • B.Maintaining Access
  • C.Gaining Access
  • D.Scanning

19) Keyloggers Are A Form Of

  • A. Spyware
  • B.Shoulder Surfing
  • C.Trojan
  • D.Social Engineering

20) When A Person Is Harrassed Repeatedly By Being Followed, Called Or Be Written To He/she Is A Target Of

  • A. Bullying
  • B.Identity Theft
  • C.Phishing
  • D.Stalking

21) Which Of The Following Is A Class Of Computer Threat

  • A. DoS Attacks
  • B.Phishing
  • C.Stalking
  • D.Soliciting

22) Compromising confidential information comes under ....................

  • A. Bug
  • B.Threat
  • C.Attack
  • D.Vulnerability

23) Which of the following is not a reconnaissance tool or technique for information gathering?

  • A. NMAP
  • B.Hping
  • C.Nexpose
  • D.Google Dorks

24) Which hacking tools and techniques hackers’ do not use for maintaining access in a system?

  • A. Trojans
  • B.Rootkits
  • C.Backdoors
  • D.Wireshark

25) Which of the following is the ability of an individual to gain physical access to an authorized area?

  • A. Remote accessing
  • B.Physical accessing
  • C.Network accessing
  • D.Remote accessing

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