Which of the following actions will you take to avoid or remove Spyware from your computer system?
Question 2 (2 points)
Which one of the following is not harmful to your computer?
Question 3 (2 points)
Which of the following actions can maximize the chances of a user’s computer becoming infected by malware?
Question 4 (2 points)
Which of the following actions will NOT help you minimize the risk of other people accessing your information?
Question 5 (2 points)
If you suspect that you’ve responded to a phishing scam with personal or financial information, which of the following step should be taken to minimize any damage and protect your identity?
Question 6 (2 points)
What can you do to protect your privacy on a social network?
Question 7 (2 points)
Cybersecurity involves protecting information by:
Question 8 (2 points)
What are some of the examples of changes that could indicate that someone has accessed your information:
Question 9 (2 points)
Which of the following should you not do on a social network?
Question 10 (2 points)
Why can email attachments be dangerous?
Question 11 (2 points)
Which of the following are potential hazards faced by social networkers
Question 12 (2 points)
A Trojan (or Trojan horse) is a malicious program that pretends to be a benign application. It is designed to cause your computer to do something that is unexpected. Since it does not spread (not self-replicating) it is not really a virus.
Question 13 (2 points)
Malware can be classified in several ways, including on the basis of how it is spread, how it is executed and/or what it does. The main types of malware include worms, viruses, Trojans, backdoors, spyware, rootkits and spam.
Question 14 (2 points)
Spyware can make changes to your computer that can be annoying and can cause your computer slow down or crash.
Question 15 (2 points)
Once software is installed on your computer, you do not have to worry about it anymore.
Question 16 (1 point)
Using anti-virus and anti-spyware software is not an important part of cyber security
Question 17 (1 point)
Screen scraping is the act of taking all the information that a person has posted on their Web site or social networking page.
Question 18 (1 point)
Most social networks have a variety of privacy settings you can configure to hide some or all of your personal information from some or all of the site’s members
Question 19 (1 point)
Computer viruses and Trojan Horses are the two most common forms of Malware.
Question 20 (3 points)
To create strong passwords include using:
Question 21 (2 points)
Social Networking provides several different ways for people to communicate with one another, including through personal web pages with photos and video, blogs, message boards, and instant messaging features.
Question 22 (3 points)
___________ are small software programs that are designed to spread from one computer to another and to interfere with computer operation
Question 23 (3 points)
________ is the electronic version of “junk mail.”
Question 24 (2 points)
Phishing is an attempt to get information such as passwords, user names, and financial details by masquerading as a trusted source, using some form of electronic communication. Often the imposter poses as a trusted source from popular social websites, banks, or government agencies