FC0-U51 CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification Exam Set 10

A user is installing a new scanner on a computer. Which of the following MOST likely needs to be installed in order for this equipment to work?


Options are :

  • License key
  • Firmware
  • Driver
  • OS update

Answer : Driver

JK0-019 CompTIA E2C Network + Certification Exam Set 5

Which of the following is used for temporary storage of program data that is cleared when the computer is turned off?


Options are :

  • System memory
  • Hard drive
  • SSD
  • CPU

Answer : System memory

Joe, a user, saves a document to a flash drive on his computer in order to print the document from a public computer kiosk. After returning home and reinserting the flash drive in his computer, the security software identifies an infected file on the flash drive. Which of the following is the MOST likely cause of the infection?


Options are :

  • The public workstation was infected and passed the virus to the flash drive.
  • The public workstation was infected by Joe’s flash drive.
  • The flash drive was already infected by the user’s computer
  • The flash drive was infected by a war driving hacker on the way to the public kiosk

Answer : The public workstation was infected and passed the virus to the flash drive.

CompTIA Security+ SY0 401 Test Set 2

A technician has been tasked with changing the settings for a used SOHO router, but does not have the administrator password because the previous owner changed it. Which of the following actions will resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Use the password: password.
  • Hold the reset button.
  • Use a password cracker
  • Click “Forgot password.”

Answer : Hold the reset button.

Which of the following is an example of ransomware?   


Options are :

  • A user is asked to pay a fee for a password to unlock access to their files.
  • A user is asked to open an attachment that verifies the price of an item that was not ordered.
  • A user receives an email demanding payment for a trial application that has stopped working.
  • A user has opened an Internet browser and is taken to a site that is not the normal home page.

Answer : A user is asked to pay a fee for a password to unlock access to their files.

When operating under optimal network conditions, which of the following has the HIGHEST reliability?


Options are :

  • Cellular
  • Bluetooth
  • WiFi
  • Wired

Answer : Wired

CompTIA JK0-017 E2C Project+ Certification Practice Exam Set 12

A technician is typing the password to logon to a system. A user is standing in close proximity to the technician and is able to see the password being typed. Which of the following BEST describes this situation?


Options are :

  • Phishing
  • Social engineering
  • Dumpster diving
  • Shoulder surfing

Answer : Shoulder surfing

Which of the following are best practices when it comes to using a computer in a public location? (Select TWO).
A. Notify the administrator when finished. 
B. Use strong passwords.
C. Turn off the computer when finished.
D. Disable the save password function on web pages.
E. Make sure to clean the keyboard when finished.
F. Make sure to log out of websites when done.


Options are :

  • C,D
  • B,C
  • A,E
  • D,F

Answer : D,F

A technician is configuring a wireless router for a small office and the business owner would like the wireless network to be secured using the strongest encryption possible. Which of the following should the technician choose?


Options are :

  • WPA2
  • WPA
  • WEP
  • WAP

Answer : WPA2

CompTIA Network+ 6 Certification Practice Exams - 2019 Set 10

A user’s laptop hard drive contains sensitive information. The user often plugs the laptop into the  corporate network. A sensitive file from the laptop has been found on another user’s laptop. How could the user have prevented this breach?


Options are :

  • Delete unused drives from network.
  • Remove shared keys from the key ring.
  • Disable file and print sharing on the laptop.
  • Set the read-only attribute on the files

Answer : Disable file and print sharing on the laptop.

Ann, a user, is doing her daily job on her company laptop at a coffee shop. She opens an Internet browser and tries to go to her home page. Instead, she is sent to an unfamiliar website. She clears all temporary files and deletes the history, but this continues to occur. Which of the following is the cause of the problem?


Options are :

  • Her computer is infected with adware and is redirecting her browser to another site.
  • She did not reboot her computer after clearing the temporary files.
  • The memory of the browser is corrupt, and she needs to have the browser reinstalled.
  • The company has configured a policy on her computer that forces her to stay on their website.

Answer : Her computer is infected with adware and is redirecting her browser to another site.

A user, Ann, receives a call asking for her password to troubleshoot a problem. Which of the following describes this type of security threat?


Options are :

  • Social engineering
  • Physical security
  • Spam
  • Malware

Answer : Social engineering

CompTIA CySA+ Set 11

An employee, Joe, forgot his laptop at the airport. Joe is worried about unauthorized access. Which of the following BEST protects against data theft in this instance?


Options are :

  • Cable lock
  • Patching the OS and third party software
  • Security software
  • Full disk encryption
  • Username and password

Answer : Full disk encryption

While browsing the Internet, a user receives a warning regarding the display of mixed content. The address bar includes https, and the lock symbol is showing. Which of the following does this warning indicate about the website?


Options are :

  • It requires login credentials for some sections.
  • It contains both secure and non-secure parts.
  • t stores data in cache or cookies, but not both.

Answer : It contains both secure and non-secure parts.

Which of the following are secure network protocols? (Select TWO).
A. IMAP
B. FTPS

C. SMTP
D. HTTPS
E. DNS


Options are :

  • B,C
  • B,D
  • C,D
  • A,B

Answer : B,D

CompTIA A+ 220 901

Which of the following is an advantage of using cloud-based collaborative applications and storage, rather than local applications and storage?


Options are :

  • Higher security encryption
  • Decreased software licensing costs
  • Limited storage space for files
  • Increased accessibility to files

Answer : Increased accessibility to files

Which of the following is a safety feature of cloud-based backups?


Options are :

  • Incremental copy of data
  • Offsite storage of data
  • Local copy of data
  • Full backup of PC data

Answer : Offsite storage of data

A user will be traveling with a smartphone that contains confidential information. Which of the following should be disabled? (Select TWO).
A. Keyboard
B. Speakers
C. Mouse
D. Bluetooth
E. NFC


Options are :

  • B,C
  • A,B
  • D,E
  • C,D

Answer : D,E

CompTIA JK0-018 Security+ E2C Certified Practice Exam Set 7

A technician has just finished setting up a SOHO wireless router but the client does not want the PC on the wireless network for security reasons. The technician connects an RJ-45 cable to the   computer and the router, but does not receive network connectivity. Which of the following is the NEXT step to diagnose the problem?


Options are :

  • Change the IP address on the computer to match the router.
  • Change the hostname of the router to match the computer’s network.
  • Reseat the power cable on the computer and reboot.
  • Check for link light activity on the computer and the router.

Answer : Check for link light activity on the computer and the router.

A user, Ann, is concerned about theft of her laptop and does not want a thief to have easy access to all of her banking and email. Which of the following precautions could be taken to mitigate this issue?


Options are :

  • Remove any legacy browsers from the computer
  • Turn off the guest account in the operating system
  • Only browse the Internet on WiFi connections that use WPA2
  • Disable autofill functionality within the web browser

Answer : Disable autofill functionality within the web browser

Ann, a user, reports that her computer was working this morning, but now the screen is blank. The power indicator for the monitor is on. Pressing the space bar or mouse does not fix the problem. Which of the following is the cause?


Options are :

  • The operating system has encountered a stop error.
  • The video driver is not installed.
  • The screen saver has activated
  • The monitor power cable is unplugged.
  • The video cable has become disconnected.

Answer : The video cable has become disconnected.

N10-006 CompTIA Network+ Certification Practice Test Set 9

Joe, a user, needs to store a large amount of data, but does not have enough space on his local computer. Which of the following are the BEST options for him to use? (Select TWO).
A. Network attached storage
B. External hard drive
C. Optical drive
D. USB thumb drive
E. Another computer


Options are :

  • A,E
  • A,B
  • C,D
  • B,C

Answer : A,B

Which of the following will allow a user to move a file from one folder to another using the LEAST number of steps, while ensuring that the file is removed from its original location?


Options are :

  • Copy the file from its original location and paste it to the new location.
  • Open the file from its original location, save it to the new location, and delete it from the original location.
  • Rename the file in its original location to a name that is not already taken in the new location.
  • Cut the file from its original location and paste it to the new location.

Answer : Cut the file from its original location and paste it to the new location.

Joe, a user, has just installed his first home wireless router. Which of the following tasks should be considered to help secure the unit from any confirmed exploits?


Options are :

  • Use a complex administrator password.
  • Update the unit’s firmware
  • Change the router’s broadcasting channel.
  • Change the router administrator username.

Answer : Update the unit’s firmware

FC0-U41 CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals Practice Exam Set 6

When setting up a new device, there are multiple features available that will never be used. Which of the following should the user do to make the new device more secure?


Options are :

  • Make all users administrators.
  • Install a password manager on the device.
  • Make all users guests.
  • Remove or disable the unnecessary features.

Answer : Remove or disable the unnecessary features.

A technician is setting up a computer that was shipped. After everything is plugged in, the computer will not turn on. Which of the following should the technician do FIRST to identify the issue?


Options are :

  • Search for a solution on the Internet.
  • Reference the manufacturer’s documentation
  • Check for physical damage on the computer.
  • Ensure the power supply is set at the correct voltage.

Answer : Ensure the power supply is set at the correct voltage.

A user is configuring a new wireless router. Which of the following should be done to ensure that unauthorized changes cannot be made?


Options are :

  • Change the encryption key
  • Change the administrator password
  • Change the router’s address
  • Change the SSID

Answer : Change the administrator password

CAS-003 CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) Exam Set 2

An RoHS label on hardware indicates which of the following?


Options are :

  • The hardware is certified to be energy efficient
  • The hardware provides battery backup for power outages.
  • The hardware produces EMI when used.
  • The hardware needs to be properly disposed.

Answer : The hardware needs to be properly disposed.

Which of the following is the BEST reason to backup data?


Options are :

  • To ensure data availability
  • To ensure data stability
  • To ensure data security
  • To ensure data encryption

Answer : To ensure data availability

An attacker cracks a user's password for all social media, email, and bank accounts. The user needs to change the passwords for all these accounts. Which of the following should the user do in the future to prevent this from happening?


Options are :

  • Delete tracking cookies.
  • Avoid credential reuse.
  • Clear the browser cache.
  • Disable unused browser toolbars.

Answer : Avoid credential reuse.

JK0-019 CompTIA E2C Network + Certification Exam Set 11

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