CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Q141

Before logging into the company network, users are required to sign a document that is to be stored in their personnel file. This standards and policies document is usually called which of the following?

A. SOP
B. BEP
C. AUP
D. SLA

Correct Answer: C
Section: Industry standards, practices, and network theory

Explanation:
AUP stands for Acceptable Use Policy. An Acceptable Use Policy defines what a user can or cannot do with his or her computer during business hours. For example, using the company’s Internet connection to look at the sports scores on a sports website may be deemed inappropriate or unacceptable during business hours. Other examples include the use of social media websites such as Facebook or using Instant Messaging clients to chat to your friends.