SNORT IDS/IPS Quiz Questions and Answers

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

A network administrator is configuring a switch to use Cisco ISE for 802.1X. An endpoint is failing authentication and is unable to access the network. Where should the administrator begin troubleshooting to verify the authentication details?

Answer :
  • RADIUS Live Logs

What command shows the smart default configuration for an IPsec profile?

Answer :
  • show crypto ipsec profile default

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

Answer :
  • virus

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

Which risks is a company vulnerable to if it does not have a well-established patching solution for endpoints?

Answer :
  • malware

What two risks is a company vulnerable to if it does not have a well-established patching solution for endpoints?

Answer :
  • exploits
  • malware

An engineer must force an endpoint to re-authenticate an already authenticated session without disrupting the endpoint to apply a new or updated policy from ISE. Which CoA type achieves this goal?

Answer :
  • CoA Reauth