Miscellaneous Quiz / Privacy, Security and Ethics

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Can you name the privacy, security and ethics terms?

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An attack that attempts to slow fown or stop a network by flooding it with requests
A list on your computer that includes the locations of sites you have visited
A type of virus that fills a computer system with self-replicating information
Programs that are designed to secretly record and report your activity on the Internet
These cookies record your Internet activities across different sites
Malicious programs are also called
A program that migrates through operating systems and networks and can be destructive
An illegal action in which the perpetrator uses special knowledge of computer technology
The illegal assumption of someone's identity for the purposes of economic gain
An infected computer that can be remotely controlled for malicious purposes
Small pieces of information that are deposited on your hard disk from Web sites you visit
This is a highly detailed and personalized description of individuals and you probably have one
A security buffer between the internal network and the Internet
Computer monitoring software that is installed on your computer to record your keystrokes
A fraudulent or deceptive act designed to trick you into providing personal information
Examples include iris scanners and fingerprint scanners
Software used to search employee's e-mail and computer files
Programs designed to detect and remove cookies, web bugs and monitoring software
Coding information to make it unreadable except to those who have a key
An excess of electricity that can destroy computer components
A program that comes into a computer system disguised as something else
Information people post about themselves online

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