Security Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

 Why would you want to use SSH from a Windows pc?

1 646

What’s the difference between Symmetric and Asymmetric encryption?

1 349

What is SSL and why is it not enough when it comes to encryption?

1 530

 How would you find out what a POST code means?

1 410

 What is the difference between a Black Hat and a White Hat?

1 412

You need to reset a password-protected BIOS configuration. What do you do?

1 275

What is XSS?

1 367

How would you login to Active Directory from a Linux or Mac box?


 What are salted hashes?

1 304

What do you think of social networking sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn?

1 312

What are the three ways to authenticate a person?

1 1126

How would you judge if a remote server is running IIS or Apache?

1 880

What is data protection in transit vs data protection at rest?

1 695

 You see a user logging in as root to perform basic functions. Is this a problem?

1 759

How do you protect your home Wireless Access Point?

1 343

Un-Answered Questions { Security }

Explain what is Brute Force Hack?


I’m the CEO of a Fortune 500 company. I make more in an afternoon than you make in a year. I don’t care about this stupid security stuff, it just costs time and money and slows everything down. Why should I care about this junk?


How would you login to Active Directory from a Linux or Mac box?


what is the use of scul transaction in sap security in ecc server?


explain step by step role design process in sap security


 Explain what is DOS (Denial of service) attack? What are the common forms of DOS attack?


How would you permanently remove the threat of data falling into the wrong hands?


What is residual risk?


I run an SMB. I have 4 people in my entire company and a web-based store. I don’t have the time, patience or manpower to have a computer guy. Why should I care about exploits and computer jibberish?


 What is footprinting in ethical hacking? What is the techniques used for footprinting?


what is the role in sap security?


 What is Exfiltration?


What is dora process in DHCP and how it works?