CompTIA Security Exam Practice Questions Sample SY0 501 Q489

A technician is investigating a potentially compromised device with the following symptoms:
– Browser slowness
– Frequent browser crashes
– Hourglass stuck
– New search toolbar
– Increased memory consumption

Which of the following types of malware has infected the system?

A. Man-in-the-browser
B. Spoofer
C. Spyware
D. Adware

Correct Answer: D