Systems and Application Security

This chapter includes questions from the following objectives:

•    7.1 Identify and analyze malicious code and activity

•    7.2 Implement and operate endpoint device security

•    7.3 Operate and configure cloud security

•    7.4 Operate and secure virtual environments

This chapter contains a complete set of questions and answers regarding attacks (attack categories and attacker types, as well as related countermeasures); malicious code (types of malware, delivery methods, and countermeasures); virtual environments; and cloud computing security.


1.   In which of these categories would a penetration tester belong?

A.   White hacker

B.   Black hat

C.   Gray hat

D.   White hat

2.   A pharmaceutical ...

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