Security risks test questions

1

Which of the following types of software is definitely malicious?

2

What does spyware do?

3

Which of the following can lead to system access for Trojan software?

4

Software products from reputable companies, where you will be viewing sponsored advertisements until a commercial fee is paid, are known as what?

5

Which of the following best describes ‘tracking cookies’?

6

Which of the following best describes a Denial of Service (DOS) attack?

7

Which type of denial of service attack is designed to intercept data sent on a network to prevent data from being kept secure or reaching its intended target?

8

A person who can be hired to carry out denial of service attacks is likely to be motivated by which of the following?

9

Which of the following is a possible symptom of a Denial of Service attack?

10

Which of the following is a potential cost to an organisation who fall victim to a Denial of Service attack?