Information Security MCQ Quiz

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Below are few Information Security MCQ test that checks your basic knowledge of Information Security. This Information Security Test contains around 20 questions of multiple choice with 4 options. You have to select the right answer to a question. You can see the correct answer by clicking view answer link.

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1. In The SSL Record Protocol Operation Pad_2 Is -

  • Is The Byte 0x36 Repeated 40 Times For MD5
  • Is The Byte 0x5C Repeated 48 Times For MD5
  • Is The Byte 0x5C Repeated 48 Times For SHA-1
  • Is The Byte 0x36 Repeated 48 Times For MD5
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2. The DSS Signature Uses Which Hash Algorithm?

  • MD5
  • SHA-2
  • SHA-1
  • Does Not Use Hash Algorithm

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

  • Certificate_extension
  • Certificate_creation
  • Certificate_exchange
  • Certificate_type
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4. In The Handshake Protocol Which Is The Message Type First Sent Between Client And Server ?

  • Server_hello
  • Client_hello
  • Hello_request
  • Certificate_request
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5. Which Of The Following Malicious Program Do Not Replicate Automatically?

  • Trojan Horse
  • Virus
  • Worm
  • Zombie
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6. Which Of The Following Is An Independent Malicious Program That Need Not Any Host Program?

  • Trap Doors
  • Trojan Horse
  • Virus
  • Worm

7. Why Would A Hacker Use A Proxy Server?

  • To Create A Stronger Connection With The Target.
  • To Create A Ghost Server On The Network.
  • To Hide Malicious Activity On The Network
  • To Obtain A Remote Access Connection.
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8. Which Of The Following Is Not A Factor In Securing The Environment Against An Attack On Security?

  • The System Configuration
  • The Business Strategy Of The Company
  • The Education Of The Attacker
  • The Network Architecture
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9. To Hide Information Inside A Picture, What Technology Is Used?

  • Rootkits
  • Bitmapping
  • Steganography
  • Image Rendering
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10. What Type Of Rootkit Will Patch, Hook, Or Replace The Version Of System Call In Order To Hide Information?

  • Library Level Rootkits
  • Kernel Level Rootkits
  • System Level Rootkits
  • Application Level Rootkits
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11. What Is The Sequence Of A TCP Connection?

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

  • DNSlookup
  • Whois
  • Nslookup
  • IP Network Browser
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13. The First Phase Of Hacking An IT System Is Compromise Of Which Foundation Of Security?

  • Availability
  • Confidentiality
  • Integrity
  • Authentication
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14. What Port Does Telnet Use?

  • 22
  • 80
  • 20
  • 23

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

  • Cracking
  • Analysis
  • Hacktivism
  • Exploitation
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16. What Is The Most Important Activity In System Hacking?

  • Information Gathering
  • Cracking Passwords
  • Escalating Privileges
  • Covering Tracks
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17. Phishing Is A Form Of

  • Impersonation
  • Spamming
  • Identify Theft
  • Scanning
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18. Enumeration Is Part Of What Phase Of Ethical Hacking?

  • Reconnaissance
  • Maintaining Access
  • Gaining Access
  • Scanning
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19. Keyloggers Are A Form Of

  • Spyware
  • Shoulder Surfing
  • Trojan
  • Social Engineering
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20. When A Person Is Harrassed Repeatedly By Being Followed, Called Or Be Written To He/she Is A Target Of

  • Bullying
  • Identity Theft
  • Phishing
  • Stalking
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21. Which Of The Following Is A Class Of Computer Threat

  • DoS Attacks
  • Phishing
  • Stalking
  • Soliciting
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