Developing Applications using Cisco Core Platforms and APIs (DEVCOR) Quiz Questions and Answers

Which two HTTP headers are used for requesting a compressed response? (Choose two.)

Answer :
  • Accept-Encoding: gzip
  • Accept-Encoding: deflate

Which data must be protected according to the GDPR?

Answer :
  • Which data must be protected according to the GDPR?

Which secret storage method prohibits application developers and users accessing secrets?

Answer :
  • cloud-based secret services accessed through an API gateway

Which two options are reasons to use a hierarchical CA infrastructure? (Choose two.)

Answer :
  • to control the CRL size
  • to increase security of the issued certificate

Which option can be found in a typical identity certificate?

Answer :
  • hash algorithm

What is an advantage of using an API gateway to encrypt north-south traffic?

Answer :
  • Using an API gateway, internal systems do not need to manage encryption for north-south traffic.

What is the most prevalent attack type from the OWASP Top 10?

Answer :
  • Sensitive Data Exposure

Which library can you use for Python to validate user data?

Answer :
  • Cerberus

What is an XSS attack?

Answer :
  • It is an attack where the attacker injects malicious content to be run on a victim's device.

Which grant type is used in the two-legged authorization flow?

Answer :
  • Client Credentials