CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1510

During a routine configuration audit, a systems administrator determines that a former employee placed an executable on an application server. Once the system was isolated and diagnosed, it was determined that the executable was programmed to establish a connection to a malicious command and control server. Which of the following forms of malware is best described in the scenario?

A. Logic bomb
B. Rootkit
C. Back door
D. Ransomware

Correct Answer: B
Section: Mixed Questions