Security Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

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

1 1148

What’s the difference between Symmetric and Asymmetric encryption?

1 670

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

1 1434




 How would you find out what a POST code means?

1 689

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

1 654

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

1 509

What is XSS?

1 609

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

274

 What are salted hashes?

1 545

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

1 591

What are the three ways to authenticate a person?

1 1660

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

1 1374

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

1 971

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

1 1154

How do you protect your home Wireless Access Point?

1 560







Un-Answered Questions { Security }

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

274


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?

331


 What is Exfiltration?

413


1. Assume that passwords are selected from four-character combination of 26 alphabetic characters. Assume that an adversary is able to attempt passwords at a rate of one per second. a. Assuming no feedback to the adversary until each attempt has been completed, what is the expected time to recover the correct password? b. Assuming feedback to the adversary flagging an error as each incorrect character is entered, what is the expected time to discover the correct password?

171


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?

370


What is residual risk?

334


Explain what is Brute Force Hack?

289


explain step by step role design process in sap security

338


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

252


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

285


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

526


What is dora process in DHCP and how it works?

594


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

221


what is the role in sap security?

135


A phonetic password generator picks two segments randomly for each six-letter password. The form of each segment is CVC (consonant, vowel, consonant), where V= < a, e, i, o, u > and C = (V.) ̅ What is the total password population? What is the probability of an adversary guessing a password correctly?

857