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Notes on the Pre-Assessment Exam in the first section of the book. The cards with numbers contain info related to that question.
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Trojan Virus

Is any malicious computer program which misleads users of its true intent. They create back doors (allow unauthorized people to access data)

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CryptoLocker Virus

Can be spread through email attachments and encrypts the user’s files so that they can't access them.

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31. Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

Includes a encryption key burned into the chip, and this key provides a hardware root of trust.

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31. Sandboxing

provides an isolated area on a system, typically used for testing.

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31. Hardware Security Module (HSM)

Is an external security device used to store cryptographic keys.

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32. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

is a cloud computing option where the vendor provides access to a computer, but customers must manage the system, including keeping it up to date with current patches. An IaaS Solution can be public, private, and/or community clouds.

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33. Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)

is a control system architecture that uses computers, networked data communications and graphical user interfaces for high-level process supervisory management, but uses other peripheral devices such as programmable logic controller (PLC) and discrete PID controllers to interface with the process plant or machinery.

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34. Data loss prevention (DLP)

Can detect documents sent to a printer that contain personally identifiable information (Pll) and prevent them from printing.

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34. A Hardware security module (HSM) & a Trusted platform module (TPM)

both provide full disk encryption, but cannot block documents sent to a printer.

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34. Virtual local network (VLAN)

segments traffic & can help protect a (SCADA) system,but isn't selective about documents sent to a printer.

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34. Virtual local network (VLAN)

is a logical subnetwork that can group together a collection of devices from different physical LANs. Larger business computer networks often set up VLANs to re-partition their network for improved traffic management. Supported by wi-fi and ethernet.