Advanced Persistent Threats: Detection & Protection


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What kind of files do advanced persistent threats frequently hide as?

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1. Which of these is NOT a sign of an advanced persistent threat?

2. Which of these is an example of the sort of password you should encourage to avoid advanced persistent threats?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How are advanced persistent threats dealt with? Gauge your knowledge of these blocking techniques quickly by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Expect to be tested over the following topics:

  • Signs of an advanced persistent threat
  • An odd grouping that you should check out
  • Best attitude to instill in employees about advanced persistent threats
  • The kind of files that advanced persistent threats typically hide in
  • What kind of password to use to help avoid these types of threats

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on protection against advanced persistent threats
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the signs of an advanced persistent threat
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the best attitude for employees to have when dealing with these threats and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Advanced Persistent Threats: Detection & Protection is a lesson that can help you explore more about the following topics:

  • What an advanced persistent threat is
  • How these threats occur
  • Effective strategies for dealing with advanced persistent threats