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Year 8 Homework 2

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  • Q1
    What does the acronym VPN stand for?
    Visible Public Network
    Virtual Private Network
    Virtual Public Network
    Virtual Proxy Network
  • Q2
    What is phishing?
    A type of computer virus
    A method of encrypting data
    A form of cyber attack that uses deceptive techniques to trick individuals into revealing sensitive information
    A technique used to improve network security
  • Q3
    What is two-factor authentication?
    A security measure that requires users to provide two different forms of identification to access an account or system
    A type of computer virus that spreads through email attachments
    A method of securely storing passwords
    A technique used to speed up internet connection
  • Q4
    What is malware?
    Malicious software designed to harm or exploit computer systems and networks
    A type of computer hardware
    A technique for improving internet speed
    A method of backing up data
  • Q5
    What is a cookie in the context of internet browsing?
    A small piece of data stored on a user's device by a website, used to track and remember information about the user's interactions and preferences
    A type of computer virus
    A tool for blocking website access
    A method of encrypting internet traffic
  • Q6
    What is a firewall?
    A cloud-based storage service
    A security system that monitors and controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on predetermined security rules
    A software for managing social media accounts
    A type of computer virus
  • Q7
    Which of the following is a wireless method of connecting devices to a network?
    The internet
    An ethernet cable
    Fibre optic
  • Q8
    Which of the following is NOT a good practice for creating a secure password?
    Using a long password with more than 20 characters.
    Using a randomly generated password.
    Using a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters.
    Using a common word or phrase as a password.
  • Q9
    Which of the following is an example of cyber bullying?
    Excluding someone from a group chat
    Sharing a funny meme with friends
    Creating a fake social media account to mock and harass someone
    Teasing someone in person
  • Q10
    What is the most common platform for cyber bullying?
    Social media
    Text messaging
    Online gaming
  • Q11
    What is an example of indirect cyber bullying?
    Sharing a funny video
    Participating in an online quiz
    Sending a friendly message to someone
    Spreading rumors about someone online
    Liking someone's photo on social media
  • Q12
    What is the legal term for cyber bullying?
    Digital pranking
    Social media addiction
    Online harassment
    Online stalking
    Internet trolling

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