Basic Computer Knowledge Fundamentals Questions and Answers MCQs Set - 12

  • 1. A digital multimedia file available on the Internet to be downloaded is known as ________
   A.) Bookmarks
   B.) Podcasts
   C.) Blogs
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

Podcasts

  • 2. Web site that uses encryption techniques to secure its data is known as _______
   A.) Script Kiddie
   B.) Secure Site
   C.) Data Mining
   D.) Social Engineering

Answer: Option 'B'

Secure Site

  • 3. Program that automatically analyzes all network traffic, assesses system vulnerabilities is known as _____
   A.) Hardware Vandalism
   B.) Pharming
   C.) Intrusion Detection
   D.) Phishing

Answer: Option 'C'

Intrusion Detection

  • 4. _________ is a communication technology used by some incoming mail servers.
   A.) TCP
   B.) Telnet
   C.) FTP
   D.) POP

Answer: Option 'D'

POP

  • 5. A cookie that was not created by the website that attempts to access it is known as _____
   A.) First Party Cookie
   B.) Second Party Cookie
   C.) Third Party Cookie
   D.) Intrusion Detection

Answer: Option 'C'

Third Party Cookie

  • 6. _______ is a form of computer security hacking in which corrupt DNS data is introduced into the DNS resolver’s cache, causing the name server to return an incorrect IP address.
   A.) ARP Spoofing
   B.) DNS Spoofing
   C.) IP Spoofing
   D.) All of these

Answer: Option 'B'

DNS Spoofing

  • 7. _______ is a server that acts as an intermediary for requests from clients seeking resources from other servers.
   A.) dedicated server
   B.) Proxy Server
   C.) virtual server
   D.) Cache Server

Answer: Option 'B'

Proxy Server

  • 8. ________ is a program that visits Web sites and reads their pages and other information in order to create entries for a search engine index.
   A.) Metasearch engines
   B.) Sniffer
   C.) Spiders
   D.) Hits

Answer: Option 'C'

Spiders

  • 9. _______ is a type of surveillance technology used to monitor and record each keystroke typed on a specific computer’s keyboard.
   A.) Soft loading
   B.) Counterfeiting
   C.) Keylogger
   D.) Renting

Answer: Option 'C'

Keylogger

  • 10. _______ is surfing the Web using an inverted palette, with white text on a black body
   A.) White Surfing
   B.) Blue Surfing
   C.) Bluesnarfing
   D.) Black Surfing

Answer: Option 'D'

Black Surfing