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5. Which type of denial of service attack exploits the existence of software flaws to disrupt a service?A. SYN flood attackB. Smurf attackC. Logic attackD. Flooding attack
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Answer: C Reference: Denial-of-Service AttacksExplanation: Logic attacks use software flaws to crash or seriously hinder the performance of remote servers. Flooding attacks, such as Smurf and SYN flood attacks, overwhelm the victim computer's CPU, memory, or network resources.
Type: Multiple Choice Difficulty: Medium Category: Understand6. Tony is working with a law enforcement agency to place a wiretap pursuant to a legitimate court order. The wiretap will monitor communications without making any modifications. What type of wiretap is Tony placing?
Type: Multiple Choice Difficulty: Hard Category: Understand7. Users throughout Alison's organization have been receiving unwanted commercial messages over the organization's instant messaging program. What type of attack is taking place?
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