Advanced IPS Quiz Questions and Answers

How does Cisco Umbrella archive logs to enterprise-owned storage?

Answer :
  • By being configured to send logs to a self-managed AWS S3 bucket

When web policies are configured in Cisco Umbrella, what provides the ability to ensure that domains are blocked when they host malware, command, and control, phishing, and more threats?

Answer :
  • Security Category Blocking

The Cisco ASA must support TLS proxy for encrypted Cisco Unified Communications traffic. Where must the ASA be added to the Cisco UC Manager platform?

Answer :
  • Certificate Trust List

Which Cisco product is open, scalable, and built on IETF standards to allow multiple security products from Cisco and other vendors to share data and interoperate with each other?

Answer :
  • Platform Exchange Grid

Which Cisco platform ensures that machines that connect to organizational networks have the recommended antivirus definitions and patches to help prevent an organizational malware outbreak?

Answer :
  • Cisco ISE

What is the role of an endpoint in protecting a user from a phishing attack?

Answer :
  • Use machine learning models to help identify anomalies and determine expected sending behavior

What is a prerequisite when integrating a Cisco ISE server and an AD domain?

Answer :
  • Synchronize the clocks of the Cisco ISE server and the AD server

Which flaw does an attacker leverage when exploiting SQL injection vulnerabilities?

Answer :
  • user input validation in a web page or web application

Which threat involves software being used to gain unauthorized access to a computer system?

Answer :
  • virus

Which term describes when the Cisco Firepower downloads threat intelligence updates from Cisco Talos?

Answer :
  • consumption