Quiz 15

The solution for securing private data traveling over a public network, such as the Internet, is a _________.
virtual private network
What type of device can be used to block unwanted traffic initiated from the Internet and can also restrict Internet access from an internal network?
firewall
Which is used to identify the network portion and the host portion of an IP address?
subnet mask
What is the name of a 32-bit or 128-bit number that is used to identify a device?
IP address
Which protocol makes a connection, checks whether the data is received, and resends it if it is not?
TCP
Which wireless networking radio frequency yields faster speeds but offers shorter range?
5 GHz
Which utility can be used to automatically diagnose a problem with a network connection?
Windows Network Diagnostics
Which TCP/IP protocol is used by Windows to share files and printers on a network?
Server Message Block (SMB)
What type of IP address should be configured on a wireless access point so that it can always be located by the devices that it serves?
static IP address
If the computer you are using is a laptop that moves from one network to another, you can click the _____ tab and configure static IP address settings for a second network.
Alternate Configuration