Question 4) Test Yourself on CompTIA i-Net+.
Objective : Internet Security
SubObjective: Understand and be able to Describe the Various Internet Security Concepts
Single Answer Multiple Choice
E-mail messages can be easily forged on the Internet. What can you use to be certain that a sender is who he or she claims to be?
Certificates (digital signatures) are primarily used to verify the identity of a sender, but they can also be used to ensure that data, such as documents, arrives at the destination untampered with.
An Access Control List (ACL) is a series of conditions that determine if network traffic should be passed on or blocked. Firewalls and routers use ACLs to filter out unwanted traffic.
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a protocol used for secure Internet transactions.
Firewalls filter unwanted traffic from private networks.
These questions are derived from the Self Test Software Practice Test for CompTIA Exam #IK0-002: i-Net+.