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Security+ Practice Quiz: SY0-501 Quiz 27

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1. You have a small network at home that is connected to the internet. On your home network, you have a server with the IP address of You have a single public address that is shared by all hosts on your private network.

You want to configure the server as a web server and allow internet hosts to contact the server to browse a personal website. What should you use to allow access?
2. You are the network administrator for a small company that implements NAT to access the internet. However, you recently acquired five servers that must be accessible from outside your network. Your ISP has provided you with five additional registered IP addresses to support these new servers, but you don't want the public to access these servers directly. You want to place these servers behind your firewall on the inside network, yet still allow them to be accessible to the public from the outside.

Which method of NAT translation should you implement for these servers?
3. You want to connect your small company network to the internet. Your ISP provides you with a single IP address that is to be shared between all hosts on your private network. You do not want external hosts to be able to initiate connection to internal hosts.

What type of network address translation (NAT) should you implement?

4. Which VPN protocol typically employs IPSec as its data encryption mechanism?

5. Which statement best describes IPSec when used in tunnel mode?
6. Which IPSec subprotocol provides data encryption?
7. Which is the best countermeasure for someone attempting to view your network traffic?
8. PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol) is quickly becoming obsolete because of which VPN protocol?
9. What is the primary use of tunneling?
10. In addition to Authentication Header (AH), IPSec is comprised of what other service?
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