Cybersecurity Terminology Quiz

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What is the primary purpose of a VPN (Virtual Private Network)?

To encrypt data for secure communication

Which security measure involves converting data into a code to prevent unauthorized access?


What is the definition of social engineering in the context of cybersecurity?

Manipulating people to reveal confidential information

What is the main characteristic of a virus in terms of cybersecurity threats?

It is a self-replicating program that can cause damage

What does a patch primarily aim to address in cybersecurity?

Fixing security vulnerabilities through software updates

Test your knowledge of cybersecurity terminology with this quiz covering concepts such as malware, phishing, firewall, encryption, viruses, and patches.

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