Cybersecurity Policies Quiz

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What does the exception’s policy provide?

Flexibility to exclude applications and processes from virus and spyware scans

What is the main purpose of the host integrity policy?

To define, enforce, and restore safety of client computers on the network

What is the LiveUpdate Policy used for?

To update antivirus software regularly

How does a firewall policy contribute to cybersecurity?

By defining rules for network traffic and access control

What does application control policy apply to?

Both Windows and Mac computers

Why is it beneficial for a business to invest in implementing cybersecurity standards?

To increase trust and confidence in the organization

What is the main purpose of the Virus and Spyware Protection policy mentioned in the text?

To detect and repair the side effects of viruses using signatures

What protection does the Firewall Policy provide according to the text?

Blocks unauthorized users from accessing systems

Which of the following is an accurate function of the Intrusion Prevention policy described in the text?

Detecting and blocking network attacks

What does the LiveUpdate policy mentioned in the text consist of?

LiveUpdate Content policy and LiveUpdate Setting Policy

What is the primary purpose of Application and Device Control policy as per the text?

To protect a system's resources from applications

Which security policy focuses on using SONAR heuristics and reputation data to detect threats in downloaded files?

Virus and Spyware Protection Policy

What is the primary purpose of security policies in an organization?

Ensure authorized users comply with information security rules

Which type of document relates to long-term goals for maintaining security for assets?

Information security strategic plan

How does a security policy act as a 'living document'?

It is never finished and continuously updated based on changes

Which type of document enforces security rules and practices in an organization?

Security policy

What is the main benefit of having security policies in place?

Increasing accountability and discipline

Which type of document is related to the rules and practices that enforce security?

Security policy

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