Network Security Design: Best Practices & Principles


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Which of the following is a characteristic of network security?

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1. Which of the following is NOT a threat network security protects against?

2. Which of the following network security issues concerns the application of a network resource in an incorrect fashion?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and its attached worksheet will measure your knowledge of network security design. You will be asked to identify what network security is and what it seeks to prevent.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz you'll find out how much you remember about:

  • Characteristics of network security
  • Major threats network security works to prevent
  • The goal of network security design

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as the best practices of network security design
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding applications of network resource in an unapproved fashion
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the goals and characteristics of effective network security

Additional Learning

You can learn more about this type of computer science by reviewing the lesson titled Network Security Design: Best Practices & Principles. This lesson will cover concepts like:

  • Defense in depth
  • Faults
  • Tampering
  • Destruction
  • Principle of Least Privilege