CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1723

A technician is configuring a wireless guest network. After applying the most recent changes the technician finds the new devices can no longer find the wireless network by name but existing devices are still able to use the wireless network. Which of the following security measures did the technician MOST likely implement to cause this Scenario?

A. Deactivation of SSID broadcast
B. Reduction of WAP signal output power
C. Activation of 802.1X with RADIUS
D. Implementation of MAC filtering
E. Beacon interval was decreased

Correct Answer: A
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1628

After correctly configuring a new wireless enabled thermostat to control the temperature of the company’s meeting room, Joe, a network administrator determines that the thermostat is not connecting to the internet-based control system. Joe verifies that the thermostat received the expected network parameters and it is associated with the AP. Additionally, the other wireless mobile devices connected to the same wireless network are functioning properly. The network administrator verified that the thermostat works when tested at his residence. Which of the following is the MOST likely reason the thermostat is not connecting to the internet?

A. The company implements a captive portal
B. The thermostat is using the incorrect encryption algorithm
C. the WPA2 shared likely is incorrect
D. The company’s DHCP server scope is full


Correct Answer: C
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1479

A systems administrator is configuring a new file server and has been instructed to configure writeable to by the department manager, and read only for the individual employee. Which of the following is the name for the access control methodology used?

A. Duty separation
B. Mandatory
C. Least privilege
D. Role-based

Correct Answer: D
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1461

Joe, a security technician, is configuring two new firewalls through the web on each. Each time Joe connects, there is a warning message in the browser window about the certificate being untrusted. Which of the following will allow Joe to configure a certificate for the firewall so that firewall administrators are able to connect both firewalls without experiencing the warning message?

A. Apply a permanent override to the certificate warning in the browser
B. Apply a wildcard certificate obtained from the company’s certificate authority
C. Apply a self-signed certificate generated by each of the firewalls
D. Apply a single certificate obtained from a public certificate authority

Correct Answer: C
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1432

A technician is configuring a switch to support VOIP phones. The technician wants to ensure the phones do not require external power packs. Which of the following would allow the phones to be powered using the network connection?

A. PoE+
B. PBX
C. PSTN
D. POTS

Correct Answer: A
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1398

An administrator is having difficulty configuring WPA2 Enterprise using EAP-PEAP-MSCHAPv2. The administrator has configured the wireless access points properly, and has configured policies on the RADIUS server and configured settings on the client computers. Which of the following is missing?

A. Client certificates are needed
B. A third party LEAP client must be installed
C. A RADIUS server certificate is needed
D. The use of CCMP rather than TKIP

Correct Answer: A
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1288

Ann a member of the Sales Department has been issued a company-owned laptop for use when traveling to remote sites. Which of the following would be MOST appropriate when configuring security on her laptop?

A. Configure the laptop with a BIOS password
B. Configure a host-based firewall on the laptop
C. Configure the laptop as a virtual server
D. Configure a host based IDS on the laptop

Correct Answer: A
Section: Mixed Questions

CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1269

A technician has been tasked with installing and configuring a wireless access point for the engineering department. After the AP has been installed, there have been reports the employees from other departments have been connecting to it without approval. Which of the following would BEST address these concerns?

A. Change the SSID of the AP so that it reflects a different department, obscuring its ownership
B. Implement WPA2 encryption in addition to WEP to protect the data-in-transit
C. Configure the AP to allow only to devices with pre-approved hardware addresses
D. Lower the antenna’s power so that it only covers the engineering department’s offices


Correct Answer: D
Section: Mixed Questions