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Security+ Practice Quiz: SY0-501 Quiz 1

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1. A user copies files from her desktop computer to a USB flash device and puts the device into her pocket. Which of the following security risks is most pressing?
2. Smart phones with cameras and internet capabilities pose a risk to which security concept? *This question is required.
3. By definition, which security concept ensures that only authorized parties can access data? *This question is required.

4. Your computer system is a participant in an asymmetric cryptography system. You've created a message to send to another user. Before transmission, you hash the message and encrypt the hash using your private key. You then attach this encrypted hash to your message as a digital signature before sending it to the other user.

In this example, what protection does the hashing activity provide?

*This question is required.
5. Which of the following is an example of an internal threat? *This question is required.
6. What is the greatest threat to the confidentiality of data in most secure organizations? *This question is required.
7. Which of the following is the correct definition of a threat? *This question is required.
8. Which of the following is an example of a vulnerability? *This question is required.
9. By definition, which security concept uses the ability to prove that a sender sent an encrypted message? *This question is required.
10. Which of the following is not a valid concept to associate with integrity? *This question is required.
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