Certify4Sure.SY0-501.pdf - CompTIA SY0-501 Practice Exam Exam Code SY0-501 Title CompTIA Security Question Set 1 QUESTION 1 After a user reports slow

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CompTIA SY0-501 : Practice Exam Exam Code: SY0-501 Title : CompTIA Security+
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Question Set 1 QUESTION 1 After a user reports slow computer performance, a system administrator detects a suspicious file, which was installed as part of a freeware software package. The systems administrator reviews the output below: Based on the above information, which of the following types of malware was installed on the user's computer? A. RAT B. Keylogger C. Spyware D. Worm E. Bot Correct Answer: A Explanation Explanation/Reference: QUESTION 2 An organization wishes to provide better security for its name resolution services. Which of the following technologies BEST supports the deployment of DNSSEC at the organization? A. LDAP B. TPM C. TLS D. SSL E. PKI Correct Answer: E Explanation Explanation/Reference: "In a nutshell, DNSSEC provides authenticity of DNS records by leveraging a public key infrastructure (PKI)."source: QUESTION 3 A security analyst is hardening a web server, which should allow a secure certificate-based session using the organization's PKI infrastructure. The web server should also utilize the latest security techniques and standards. Given this set of requirements, which of the following techniques should the analyst implement to BEST meet these requirements? (Select two.)
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A. Install an X- 509-compliant certificate. B. Implement a CRL using an authorized CA. C. Enable and configure TLS on the server. D. Install a certificate signed by a public CA. E. Configure the web server to use a host header. Correct Answer: AC Explanation Explanation/Reference: QUESTION 4 In terms of encrypting data, which of the following is BEST described as a way to safeguard password data by adding random data to it in storage? A. Using salt B. Using hash algorithms C. Implementing elliptical curve D. Implementing PKI Correct Answer: A Explanation Explanation/Reference: QUESTION 5 Which of the following characteristics differentiate a rainbow table attack from a brute force attack? (Select two.) A. Rainbow table attacks greatly reduce compute cycles at attack time. B. Rainbow tables must include precomputed hashes. C. Rainbow table attacks do not require access to hashed passwords. D. Rainbow table attacks must be performed on the network. E. Rainbow table attacks bypass maximum failed login restrictions. Correct Answer: BE Explanation Explanation/Reference: QUESTION 6 An auditor is reviewing the following output from a password-cracking tool: Which of the following methods did the author MOST likely use?
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A. Hybrid B. Dictionary C. Brute force D. Rainbow table Correct Answer: A Explanation Explanation/Reference: QUESTION 7 A system administrator wants to provide balance between the security of a wireless network and usability. The administrator is concerned with wireless encryption compatibility of older devices used by some employees.
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