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CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Exam – Practice Set Oct 2019

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The CompTIA Security+ exam is an internationally recognized validation of foundation-level security skills and knowledge, and is used by organizations and security professionals around the globe.

Security+ ensures an IT professional has the knowledge and skills to:

  • Install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices
  • Perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques
  • Participate in risk mitigation activities
  • Operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations


These are the Domains that need to be understood by potential candidates planning for the exam:

  • 1.0 Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities  –  21%
  • 2.0 Technologies and Tools  –  22%
  • 3.0 Architecture and Design  –  15%
  • 4.0 Identity and Access Management  –  16%
  • 5.0 Risk Management  –  14%
  • 6.0 Cryptography and PKI  –  12%


Sample Questions:


1) Which of the following can be provided to an AAA system for the identification phase?

a] Username

b] Permissions

c] One-time token

d] One-time token

Answer:   a]


2) Which of the following attacks specifically impact data availability?

a] DDoS

b] Trojan


d] Rootkit

Answer:   a]


3) Which of the following should be used to implement voice encryption?

a] SSLv3



d] VoIP

Answer:   c]


4) Corporations choose to exceed regulatory framework standards because of which of the following incentives?

a] It improves the legal defensibility of the company.

b] It gives a social defense that the company is not violating customer privacy laws.

c] It proves to investors that the company takes APT cyber actors seriously

d] It results in overall industrial security standards being raised voluntarily.

Answer:   c]


Once you practice these tests and score 80% or higher consistently, you’ll be ready to schedule your Security+ test date. Plus by taking the time to properly prepare now – you’ll avoid wasting more time and money.

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