CCNA Security, chapter 9 Exam

CCNA Security, chapter 9 Exam

Questions and answers above 90% correct.

1.     Which three statements describe ethics in network security? (Choose three.)

– principles put into action in place of laws
foundations for current laws
set of moral principles that govern civil behavior
standard that is higher than the law
– set of regulations established by the judiciary system
– set of legal standards that specify enforceable actions when the law is broken

2.     Which component of the security policy lists specific websites, newsgroups, or bandwidth-intensive applications that are not allowed on the company network?

– remote access policies
acceptable use policies
– incident handling procedures
– identification and authentication policies

3.     What are the two components in the Cisco Security Management Suite? (Choose two.)

– Cisco Intrusion Prevention
– Cisco Network Admission Control
– Cisco Security Agent
Cisco Security Manager
Cisco Security MARS

4.     Which statement could be expected to be included in a Code of Ethics that is related to IT and network security?

– Employees breaching the Code of Ethics will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.
– Application of the Code of Ethics to use of the network is at the discretion of the employee.
– Employees with greater than 5 years of service can claim exemption from provisions of the Code of Ethics.
The network is to be used by employees to provide diligent and competent services to the organization.

5.     Which two Cisco Threat Control and Containment technologies address endpoint security? (Choose two.)

– Cisco Application Control Engine
Cisco Network Admission Control
Cisco Security Agent
– Cisco Security Monitoring, Analysis, and Response System
– virtual private network

6.     What are three key principles of a Cisco Self-Defending Network? (Choose three.)

– authentication
– confidentiality
– integrity

7.     Which security services, available through the Cisco Self-Defending Network, include VPN access?

secure communications
– threat control and containment
– operational control and policy management
– application control for infrastructure

8.     What three areas should be considered when designing a network security policy? (Choose three.)

remote access
network maintenance
– service level agreement
– network quality of service
– network equipment provider
identification and authentication

9.     What are the two major elements of the Cisco Secure Communications solution? (Choose two.)

– secure communications for extranets
– secure communications for intranets
– secure communications for management
secure communications for remote access
secure communications for site-to-site connections

10.     Which term describes a completely redundant backup facility, with almost identical equipment to the operational facility, that is maintained in the event of a disaster?

– backup site
– cold site
hot site
– reserve site

11.     Which three detailed documents are used by security staff for an organization to implement the security policies? (Choose three.)

– asset inventory
– best practices
– risk assessment

12.     What is a feature of an effective network security training program?

– Participation in the network security training is voluntary.
Employee groups are identified and the training is customized to their needs.
– All employees become trained in the design and implementation of secure networks.
– Training for all employees covers the full scope of security issues related to the organization.

13.     What is a design feature of a secure network life cycle management process?

– Security is considered once the network is fully operational.
Security is purposefully included in every phase of the system development life cycle.
– Security requirements are assessed and fully implemented in the initiation phase of the system development life cycle.
– Security cost and reporting considerations are determined in the operations and maintenance phase of the system development life cycle.

14.     What are the two major components of a security awareness program? (Choose two.)

awareness campaign
– security policy development
– security solution development
– self-defending network implementation
training and education

15.     Which three documents comprise the hierarchical structure of a comprehensive security policy for an organization? (Choose three.)

– backup policy
– backup policy
– server policy
– incident policy
governing policy
end-user policy
technical policy

16.     When an organization implements the two-person control principle, how are tasks handled?

A task requires two individuals who review and approve the work of each other.
– A task is broken down into two parts, and each part is assigned to a different individual.
– A task must be completed twice by two operators who must achieve the same results.
– A task is rotated among individuals within a team, each completing the entire task for a specific amount of time.

17.     Which network security test requires a network administrator to launch an attack within the network?

– network scan
– password crack
penetration test
– vulnerability scan

18.     Which principle of the Cisco Self-Defending Network emphasizes that security should be built in?

– adapt
– collaborate
– simplify


Refer to the exhibit. When implementing the Cisco Self-Defending Network, which two technologies ensure confidentiality when referring to secure communications? (Choose two.)

– Cisco NAC appliances and Cisco Security Agent
– Cisco Security Manager
– Cisco Security Monitoring, Analysis, and Response System
– Intrusion Prevention System

20.     Which security document includes implementation details, usually with step-by-step instructions and graphics?

– guideline document
– standard document
procedure document
– overview document

21.     What is the primary focus of network operations security?

– to design and develop secure application code
to support deployment and periodic maintenance of secure systems
– to conduct regular employee background checks
– to reprimand personnel who do not adhere to security policies

22.     Which type of analysis uses a mathematical model that assigns a monetary figure to the value of assets, the cost of threats being realized, and the cost of security implementations?

– Qualitative Risk Analysis
Quantitative Risk Analysis
– Qualitative Asset Analysis
– Quantitative Continuity Analysis

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