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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

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  4. DMZ
  5. NSTISSI No. 4011
  1. a _____ presents a comprehensive information security model and has become a widely accepted evaluation standard for the security of information systems.
  2. b A buffer against outside attacks is frequently referred to as a(n) _____.
  3. c The formal decision making process used when considering the economic feasibility of implementing information security controls and safeguards is called a(n) _____.
  4. d Microsoft acknowledged that if you type a res://URL (a Microsoft-devised type of URL) which is longer than _____ characters in Internet Explorer 4.0, the browser will crash.
  5. e ICMP uses port _____ to request a response to a query and can be the first indicator of a malicious attack.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Criminal or unethical _____ goes to the state of mind of the individual performing the act.
  2. The National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996 modified which Act?
  3. _____ is the predecessor to the Internet.
  4. Risk _____ defines the quantity and nature of risk that organizations are willing to accept as they evaluate the tradeoffs between perfect security and unlimited accessibility.
  5. Incident damage _____ is the rapid determination of the scope of the breach of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information and information assets during or just following an incident.

5 True/False questions

  1. ISO/IEC 27002Standards may be published, scrutinized, and ratified by a group, as in formal or _____ standards.


  2. denial-of-serviceIn a _____ attack, the attacker sends a large number of connection or information requests to a target.


  3. to harassAs frustrating as viruses and worms are, perhaps more time and money is spent on resolving virus _____.


  4. coldA(n) _____ is an authorization issued by an organization for the repair, modification, or update of a piece of equipment.


  5. generalThe _____ security policy is an executive-level document that outlines the organization's approach and attitude towards information security and relates the strategic value of information security within the organization.


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