CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1561

A system administrator wants to use open source software but is worried about the source code being comprised. As a part of the download and installation process, the administrator should verify the integrity of the software by:

A. Creating a digital signature of the file before installation
B. Using a secure protocol like HTTPS to download the file
C. Checking the hash against an official mirror that contains the same file
D. Encryption any connections the software makes

Correct Answer: C
Section: Mixed Questions