A vulnerability appraisal is always the easiest and

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a. Vulnerability appraisal is always the easiest and quickest step 9. _______ constructs scenarios of the types of threats that assets can face in order to learn who the attackers are, why they attack, and what types of attacks may occur. d. Threat modeling 10. What is a current snapshot of the security of an organization? a. Vulnerability appraisal 11. __________ is a comparison of the present security state of a system to a standard established by the organization. b. Baseline reporting 12. Which of these is NOT a state of a port that can be returned by a port scanner? b. Busy 13. Which statement regarding TCP SYN port scanning is NOT true? a. It uses FIN messages that can pass through firewalls and avoid detection 14. The protocol File Transfer Protocol (FTP) uses which two ports? b. 20 and 21 15. Each of these is a function of a vulnerability scanner EXCEPT ___. b. Alerts users when a new patch cannot be found 16. Which statement about the Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language (OVAL) is true? b. It attempts to standardized vulnerability assessment 17. Which statement regarding a honeypot is NOT true? c. It cannot be part of a honeynet 18. Which statement about vulnerability scanning is true? a. It uses automated software to scan for vulnerabilities 19. If a tester is given the IP addresses, network diagrams, and source code of customer applications, the tester is using which technique? b. White box 20. If a software application aborts and leaves the program open, which control structure is it using? c. Fail-open
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  • Spring '16
  • JI
  • File Transfer Protocol, Port scanner, Vulnerability scanner, Nessus, protocol File Transfer Protocol

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