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

1 3244

What’s the difference between Symmetric and Asymmetric encryption?

1 1655

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

1 4176

 How would you find out what a POST code means?

1 1621

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

1 1411

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

1 1354

What is XSS?

1 1317

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


 What are salted hashes?

1 1265

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

1 1506

What are the three ways to authenticate a person?

1 3137

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

2 3829

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

1 2125

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

1 2584

How do you protect your home Wireless Access Point?

1 1270

Un-Answered Questions { Security }

How do I gain root from a suid script or program?


What are the 3 types of hackers?


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 Exfiltration?


explain step by step role design process in sap security


What is a driver in computer?


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?


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


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


Is a console a computer?


Does indexing slow down computer?


How do I access the password file under vms?


What is a ringback number?


What is the most commonly used computer application?